Rally Day "Blue Ribbon" Recipe Winner
September 11, 2011
4 1/2 cups diced plums (about 2 1/2 lbs)
1 1/2 cups sugar
3 Tbsp fresh lemon juice
1/3 cup minced crystallized ginger
1 pkg powedered fruit pectin
Stir together all ingredients in a 4-quart, microwave-safe bowl. Microwave on high 8 minutes (mixture will boil.) Stir, microwave 8-10 minutes more or until thickened (similar to consistency of pancake syrup. Mixture will thicken as it cools.)
Cool mixture completely and chill. Store in refrigerator up to 3 weeks or freeze up to 6 months.
Excellent with sweet potato biscuits, blueberry pancakes, toast and scones.