Jam, Jelly, and Other Fruit Spreads
SEPTEMBER 24, 2020
Industry Information breakfast history trendsJam vs. Jelly vs. Preserves vs. Marmalade. Jam and jelly, preserves and marmalades – these spreads are all variations on a theme. Take some delicious fruit, add lots of sugar, and cook it down until it becomes nearly solid, then spread it on a piece of bread, a muffin, a burger, or some slices of cured meat (a bit too fancy for our taste). However, the origin of these tasty spreads boils down to practicality, rather than culinary delight.