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Strawberry Chia Seed Jam

This Strawberry Chia Seed Jam recipe is so incredibly easy and takes only 5 ingredients, and includes chia seeds which are so very good for you. Tasty jam in no time.

Strawberry Chia Seed Jam

Strawberry Chia Seed Jam

This recipe prooves how easy it can be to make homemade jam, yet to impress you even more, check out this Blueberry No-Churn Ice Cream recipe too!

One of the first memories which I can recall as a child, is making jam in the kitchen with my Mom. This Strawberry Chia Seed Jam recipe came about because I terribly miss her homemade jam, yet at the same time haven’t committed to making my Mother’s glorious recipe – which is so time consuming to say the least.

easy Strawberry Chia seed Jam

After all, I recall spending the entire day in the kitchen {if not the weekend}, cooking and grinding berries. All that straining and checking temperatures – it really is an art that I haven’t worked up the courage to master. Even getting all the pans and tools necessary makes me leery.

simple Strawberry Chia Jam

Strawberry Chia Seed Jam is a happy compromise for now, since it’s so incredibly easy and takes only 5 ingredients, and includes chia seeds which are so very good for you. The recipe is so simple, producing tasty jam in literally no time. I adore this recipe!

Strawberry Chia Jam simple recipe

So kudos to the ones that make traditional jams like my Mother used to, I bow down to you for sure. Until I’m there one day, apron on and mashing buckets of berries for days – I’m balancing my chaos in all directions, yet enjoying satisfying but simple Strawberry Chia Seed Jam on toast.

Strawberry Chia Seed Jam Recipe

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Strawberry Chia Jam simple recipe

Strawberry Chia Seed Jam

Yield: 1 jar
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 25 minutes

Strawberry Chia Seed Jam is so incredibly easy and takes only 5 ingredients, and includes chia seeds which are so very good for you. Tasty jam in no time.

Ingredients

  • 2 C cups sliced Strawberries, fresh or frozen
  • 2 tbsp Honey
  • ½ cup Water
  • 1 tsp Lemon Juice
  • 2 tbsp Chia Seeds

Instructions

  1. In a pot, combine the strawberries, water, lemon juice and honey. Heat slowly over medium heat and mash the berries until they are broken down yet still chunky.
  2. Bring the mixture to a boil, and add the chia seeds.
  3. Stir well and let cool, stirring occasionally. The jam will thicken as it cools.
  4. Transfer to a clean, dry jam jar. It will stay good in the fridge for approximately 1 week.
Nutrition Information:
Yield: 1 Serving Size: 1 jar
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 337Sodium: 14mgCarbohydrates: 67gFiber: 14gSugar: 48gProtein: 6g

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  1. I like that there isn’t a whole lot of sweetner in this recipe….will certainly be giving it a try!

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