Fresh Dragon Fruit & Cranberries Chia Jam

Fresh Dragon Fruit & Cranberries Chia Jam

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons chia seeds
  • 1 small purple dragon fruit, chopped into cubes
  • 1/4 cup dried cranberries, soaked until soft & drained
  • 2 tablespoons raw honey
  • 1 teaspoon fresh lemon juice

Steps

  1. 1. Put chia seeds in a small bowl, add 4 tablespoons of water and stir to combine. Let chia seeds sit until water is absorbed and mixture becomes soft, about 10 minutes.
  2. 2. Put the dragon fruit, cranberries, honey, and lemon juice in a bowl and mash with a fork until jam-like consistency. Taste for sweetness and add more honey or a pinch of molasses sugar if needed.
  3. 3. Spoon the hydrated chia seeds into the berry mixture and stir to combine, using fork to break up lumps of chia until evenly combined.
  4. 4. Let sit for 30 minutes to allow the mixture to thicken. Can be made two days in advance and stored, covered in the refrigerator.

Extra notes

More info on this original link - http://www.joycescapade.com/2014/11/fresh-dragon-fruit-cranberries-chia-jam.html

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>