There is one word to describe pepper jelly and that’s incredible. It’s sweet. It’s spicy. It’s delicious! There are so many things you can do with it, the possibilities are endless. Let’s start with - it’s a perfect gift idea. The holidays are quickly approaching and you are invited to plenty of get-togethers. Pepper jelly makes a great hostess gift! Make a batch of the jelly, can it in a small, cute glass jar, wrap a bow or twine around it and voila!
Pepper jelly is a delicious appetizer spooned over cream cheese and served with crackers.
It can be used as a topping for baked brie, spread on a bun with a burger or use it as a glaze for your grilled meats and veggies. It’s also great to keep on hand to use as a last minute party appetizer or for guests if they stop by unannounced.
How about pepper jelly for dessert? Pour pepper jelly over a bowl of vanilla ice cream. The mix of heat, sweetness, vanilla, and cold is a dessert you will want every night. And best of all, it’s easy to make!
Here is my simple recipe for pepper jelly:
If I gave away the secret recipe, it would do this website no good. You can shop our pepper jelly for a cheap price to enjoy at home for the holidays or at any time really!
*(You control the heat of the recipe. If you do not want the jelly spicy - use less or no jalapenos. If you’ve never tried hot pepper jelly you might think it’s super spicy. The great thing about making your own pepper jelly is that you control the heat. It doesn’t have to be spicy at all).
There are a bunch of ways to enjoy pepper jelly. Check out our recipes section to get some creative ideas for dinners or snack dishes!