This Vanilla Bourbon Peach Jam proves that there is no such thing as too much of a good thing.
I’d like to formally invite you to a boozy, summer party in the South. It’s called Vanilla Bourbon Peach Jam, and it’s happening right inside this mason jar. If your eyes just turned into red hearts, that’s totally normal.
I’m renaming this summer, “The Summer of Jam.” Before June, I’d never thought to make the fruit spread before. That’s what grocery stores are for, right? Fast-forward two months, and I’ve helped make hundreds of gallons of jam at work. I was surprised by how simple the process was but how versatile and flavorful the outcome is. It was sometime during my fifth batch of jam when I was standing over a kettle of 200°F fruit that I thought, “Why don’t I do this at home?” Continue reading