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Homemade Jam with Papaya

This jam recipe features papayas, but you can also customize it with whatever fruit you'd prefer to make
Course Appetizer, condiment, Snack
Cuisine cabo verde
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 12 minutes
Total Time 17 minutes
Calories 906kcal


  • 2 cups papaya ripe and mashed
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • Juice of 1 Lime


  • Add all of your ingredients into a small pot, and mix them to combine.
  • Cook over medium heat until the ingredients in pot begin to boil. Turn the heat down and allow to simmer at a low, rolling boil for about 25-30 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  • Cook until the desired consistency is reached. The jam should hold its own shape when you run a rubber spatula through it.


Recipe copyright The Foreign Fork. For educational or personal use only. 


Serving: 1serving | Calories: 906kcal | Carbohydrates: 231g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 25mg | Potassium: 520mg | Fiber: 5g | Sugar: 222g | Vitamin A: 2660IU | Vitamin C: 171mg | Calcium: 58mg | Iron: 1mg