Carrot marmalade


Makes around 1.1kg

650g carrots, peeled and grated on the coarse side of a box grater
Zest and juice of 2 oranges
Zest and juice of 2 lemons

450g jam sugar, you can also use regular

360ml water

  1. Place the carrots in a pot and add the orange and lemon zest and juice and water. Bring to the boil, then reduce the heat and simmer for 15 minutes.
  2. Add the sugar and return to the boil, then simmer for 30 minutes longer until the marmalade has reached setting point or 105 ̊C on a sugar thermometer.
  3. Pour into sterilised jars, seal and store in a cool place.

Per 50g serving

98kcals, 0g fat (0g saturated), 25.7g carbs (24.1g sugars), 0.3g protein, 0.8g fibre, 0.022g sodium