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Chipotle Pepper Jelly


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  • 3 -sweet red peppers, large
  • 1 -jalapeno peppers, medium
  • 4 -whole chipotle peppers
  • 2-cloves garlic
  • 2/3-cup white vinegar
  • 2-tbsp lemon juice
  • 3 2/3-cups granulated sugar
  • 1 -package Bernardin fruit pectin
  • 4 or 5-drops green food colouring, optional



Step 1

Wash, stem and seed all peppers (leave jalapeno seeds in for spicy version)
Purée peppers and garlic in food processor
Pour prepared mixture into dampened Jelly Bag or cheese cloth-lined sieve suspended over a deep container
Let drip for 30 minutes to collect juices
For quicker results, squeeze bag; juice may be cloudy
Measure sugar and set aside
Measure 1 ½-cups pepper juice into a large stainless steel saucepan
Stir in vinegar and lemon juice
Whisk in fruit pectin until dissolved
Stirring frequently, bring mixture to a boil over high heat
Add sugar
Stirring constantly, return mixture to a full rolling boil; boil hard for 1 minute
Remove from heat and skim foam
Pour into hot sterilized jars leaving ¼” headspace
Place lids on jars
Process 5 minutes in boiling water canner

Makes 4-250ml jars

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