Grapefruit Marmalade Recipe


Difficulty LevelBetter BuyHealth IndexHealthy


 White grapefruit3 Pound (3 In Number, 1 Pound Each)
 Water3 Cup (48 tbs)
 Fruit pectin3 Ounce (1 Box)
 Sugar10 Cup (160 tbs)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 8447 Calories from Fat 17

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 2 g3%

Saturated Fat 0.28 g1.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 173.6 mg7.2%

Total Carbohydrates 2191 g730.3%

Dietary Fiber 27.7 g110.9%

Sugars 1998.2 g

Protein 9 g18.3%

Vitamin A 71.2% Vitamin C 988.1%

Calcium 30.1% Iron 27.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Remove rind from fruit in quarters; lay flat and shave off about half of the white part; discard.
Slice remaining peel into very thin strips.
Place peel and water in a heavy pan and bring to boil.
Reduce and simmer, covered, 20 minutes or until peel is tender.
Chop peeled fruit, discarding seeds, and place pulp and juice into heavy pan with peel.
Simmer, covered, 10 minutes.
Mix fruit pectin with peel.
Bring quickly to a hard boil, stirring constantly.
Add sugar; bring to a full rolling boil.
Boil hard 1 minute, stirring constantly.
Remove from heat; skim off foam with a metal spoon.
Pour into hot, sterilized jars, leaving 1/2-inch space at top.
Wipe any spills from jar rim and immediately pour 1/8 inch hot paraffin on top.