how to Make Apple Preserve (Murraba) at Home:

In this post, we will learn that how to make Apple Preserve (Murraba) at home which is also known as Apple Marmalade.  Apple Preserve is a very sweet and healthy diet which can be easily prepared at home. It has many health benefits for all ages from kid to old man. Apple is such a fruit which used to be available in market in all seasons. In this recipe, I will use green apple. Green apple is usually sale at cheaper rate. It tastes sour than other varieties of apple. So it’s use in  Preserve or Marmalade is perfect regarding to it’s taste. It is very easy to make at home. Let’s prepare Apple Preserve (Murraba) at home.


The recipe of Apple Preserve (Murraba) is very easy to make. It will take no more time. You can prepare this flavorful dish in around 30 to 40 minutes.

Ingredients of Apple Preserve:

  1. Green apple 1 kg
  2. Sugar 1 kg
  3. Water 1and half kg
  4. Cardamom 3 pieces or saffron half table spoon
  5. Lemon juice 1 tea spoon


  1. Wash apples.
  2. Peel them properly.
  3. Take a saucepan. Add water and boil it.
  4. Add apple in boiling water. Apple should be fully dipped in water.
  5. Let the apple boil until it tender.
  6. Now turn off the stove.

Sugar syrup:

  1. Take another saucepan.
  2. Add 1 kg apple water and 1 kg Sugar.
  3. Add powder of cardamom or saffron.
  4. Turn on the stove and cook this water until it thickens like a wire.
  5. Add boiled apple in to the syrup.

Now turn off the stove. The tasty and mouthwatering delicious Apple Preserve or Apple Murraba is ready.
Let it cool.
Serve the apple Preserve( Murraba) in bowl with spoon.

Note: you can adjust quantity of apple according to your serving. Quantity of water and sugar will be equal to apple. one more thing that if you like less quantity of sugar you may reduce it according to your taste.

I hope,  this recipe will help you to enjoy the best taste of Apple Preserve. Please give your precious comment after trying the Recipe of Apple Preserve (Murraba).

Eat Healthy stay Healthy.

How to store Apple Preserve (murraba) for long time?

Store in a sterilized air tight jar.  You can place Apple Preserve (Murraba) at room temperature for a week. store it in fridge for long time. 

Why green apples?
Green apple is first fruit which is not ripened fully ..
usually it happens to be bitter, sour and not easy to chew.
So it is best to use it in Marmalade or preserve.

What do you use apple preserve for?

Apple preserve can be used for many purposes. It can be used as appetizer and as a sweet dish also . it is a favorite dish of my kids.  it is best for old people and patients. It is a healthy food so shine your family with Apple preserve.

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