About Rachel Saunders

Rachel Saunders

Rachel Saunders knows how to live a sweet life. After majoring in French and studying in Paris, she moved to the San Francisco Bay Area where she founded the Blue Chair Fruit Company. She spends her days concocting tantalizing preserves using local, seasonal fruit and teaching jam-making classes from her home kitchen. The Blue Chair Jam Cookbook is her first book.

Raspberry Jam Recipe

Raspberry Jam

You can’t prolong summer. But you can prolong raspberry season with some lipstick-red berries, a little sugar, and this unerringly precise recipe.

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  • 25 M
  • 5
Strawberry Sangria Recipe

Strawberry Sangria

Anyone else ready for another weekend? If so, we’ve got the sultry Spanish sipper that’ll get everyone in the mood…to party, that is.

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  • 30 M
  • 5 H, 30 M
  • 2
Concord Grape Jam

Concord Grape Jam

Words escape us as to just how incomparable this made-from-scratch grape jam is compared to store-bought. But that smile certainly says it all.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
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