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Easy Old-Fashioned Strawberry Preserves

Yankee Plus Dec 2015


Easy Old-Fashioned Strawberry Preserves
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This recipe for Easy Old-Fashioned Strawberry Preserves calls for only three ingredients! How simple is that?

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  • 2 pounds white sugar
  • 2 pounds strawberries
  • 1/4 teaspoon cream of tartar


Combine the sugar, strawberries, and cream of tartar. Let simmer slowly until the sugar melts, then cook briskly for 15-20 minutes. Let stand 24 hours, pack in sterile jars, and seal cold.

Updated Wednesday, October 24th, 2007

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