Berry-picking Take 2

Choke cherry jam has been a favourite of mine since as far back as I can remember. Why not learn how to make it?

They’re a beautiful berry to pick based on how they grow- look how gorgeous they are:

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We had a bit of rain (just enough to bring out the mosquitoes) & a little help from a ladder for the tallest branches.

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Here are the berries (after washing/ sorting through 1 of the 2 trays mom & I figured there were millions of berries) alongside the jars of raspberry jam. It’s been a busy busy week.

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I received the following photo from Pop stating only “Enough already”. They had long since kicked me out of their house…that’s a lot of jam.

Chokecherry jam

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