How to make Roasted Almonds And Beetroot Jam - An iron rich healthy spread

This recipe has featured on the show Khanakhazana.

Main Ingredients : Almonds (आलमंड/बादाम), Beetroot (चुकन्दर )

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Pickles, Jams and Chutneys

Roasted Almonds And Beetroot Jam Recipe Card

Roasted Almonds And Beetroot Jam

Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

You can also find more Pickles, Jams and Chutneys recipes like Tomato Thokku, Restaurant Style Gravy, Jackfruit Pickle, Avocado Red Pepper Salsa.

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 26-30 minutes

Serve : 5

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Roasted Almonds And Beetroot Jam Recipe

  • Almonds grated 4 medium

  • Beetroot 6 tablespoons

  • Sugar 2 1/4 cups

  • Ginger grated 1 1/2 inch pieces

  • Almonds blanched, slivered and roasted 10-15


Step 1

Heat a pan. Add grated beetroot along with half a litre of water and half the lemon juice. Cover and cook till all the water has evaporated.

Step 2

Pass the mixture through a soup strainer or a puran yantra. Transfer the pulp into another pan. Add sugar and ginger and mix well.

Step 3

Add the remaining lemon juice, mix and cook. Discard if any scum rises to the top. Cook till the till the mixture thickens.

Step 4

Check if the jam is ready. Take a spoonful of the boiling jam on a plate and allow it to cool. If it sets on cooling and there is no water separation,

Step 5

the jam is ready to be bottled. If there is any water separation, continue to cook till the jam is ready. Add the roasted almond slices and mix.

Step 6

Pour while still hot into sterilized glass bottles. Let the jam cool completely and then seal with tight fitting lids and store.