Life on the Maury Farm | Maury Island Blog

News and information on all things delicious and fruity from Maury Island Farm.
Peel back the curtain and discover what truly makes Maury Island Farm special. Life on the Maury Farm brings delicious recipes, histories of different berries, and the latest news on Maury Island Farm’s jams, preserves, and toppings.

Overcoming the Challenges of Strawberry Jam and Preserves

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by | Friday, January 15, 2021 |

A Popular and Sweet Fruit Flavor Eating ripe strawberries from the Pacific Northwest is an unforgettable experience. A perfect combination of sweetness, acidity, and fruit flavor all harmonize together into one uniform taste. Among all jams and preserves, strawberry is one the most popular fruit flavors. While strawberries taste remarkably fresh, don't stay fresh for long. Due to short shelf life of strawberries, it is important to find ways to maintain the ripeness of this delicious...

What Sets Maury Island Apart

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by | Thursday, December 31, 2020 |

Natural Taste from Premium Ingredients Jam is made from a few simple ingredients, meaning each one is crucially important. To get started making jam, all that is needed is fresh fruit and sugar, but making gourmet jam is a much more complicated process. At Maury Island Farm, the jam process begins with the fruit itself. Locally sourced from the Pacific Northwest, berries are harvested at the peak of freshness. These berries are then combined with fruit pectin and sometimes, lemon juice. What...

Ways to Enjoy a Jar of Jam During the Winter

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by | Monday, December 21, 2020 |

Celebrate the Start of a New Season Today is the beginning of a new winter season. The days are shorter, nights are colder, and it is the perfect time to stay cozy indoors. The winter season brings people together, making a wonderful opportunity to show appreciation by making delicious meals. Maury Island Farm can help make the upcoming winter months wonderful. Jam and preserves make for a fruity addition to a variety of foods. For the most important meal of the day, breakfast gets neglected...

Welcome to the Maury Island Farm Blog

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by | Friday, September 25, 2020 |

Welcome to the Life on the Maury Farm From everyone at Maury Island Farm, we would like to say thank you for all of the wonderful support we have received over the last several years. What started as a small passion has since grown into a large community of people who love gourmet jam. Maury Island started from the premise of creating jams with emphasis on the natural fruit flavor. By closely controlling the amount of sugar in our recipes, we ensure every jar of jam we make gives a delicious...