Making delicious homemade jam is easy with chia! With 5 wholesome ingredients and just 15 minutes, you can create a delightful, healthier fruit spread chock-full of fresh strawberry flavor!
Funny, but true: I can’t say the word chia, without that 1980s jingle going through my head … “Ch, ch, ch chia!” (Tell me I’m not alone!)
Seriously though, chia’s fame has spread from terracotta pets to superfood status, because these tiny little seeds are packed with nutrition … and of course they’re natural gelling power turns any liquid into a thick gel, making them a great option for creating quick, no-fuss jams like this delicious Strawberry Chia Jam.
- 2 heaping cups diced fresh strawberries
- 2-3 Tbsp honey (mild clover honey is best)
- 1 Tbsp lemon juice
- 1/4 tsp lemon zest
- 1/4 tsp pure almond extract (or vanilla extract)
- 2 Tbsp chia seeds