California Prune Bacon Jam

Provided by: The Healthy Aperture Blog

Servings: 12 Tbsp


• 3 slices bacon
• 2 green onions, thinly sliced 
• 3 tablespoons red wine vinegar 
• 3 tablespoons orange juice 
• 3 tablespoons water
• 1 cup California Prunes 
• ½ teaspoon salt 
• Dash of hot sauce 


Cut bacon into ½ inch pieces. Sauté bacon in a small skillet over medium heat until crisp (about 5 minutes). Remove bacon from skillet and drain on paper towels. Discard drippings in pan (but do not wipe skillet clean). Add onion to pan and sauté 2 minutes.  Next, stir in vinegar, orange juice, water and Prunes. Bring to a boil; reduce heat and simmer 5 minutes or until sauce is almost completely reduced and fruit is plump (watch carefully and be sure not to burn.) Spoon mixture into bowl of a small food processor; add salt and hot sauce. Pulse 5 times or until fairly smooth. Pulse in bacon. Store in refrigerator.




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