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Mrs. Ruth's award-winning jams feature NC produce

Our goal is to make artisanal jams using the freshest local produce from North Carolina farmers.  Mrs. Ruth's Jams are prepared seasonally, using the best of local fruits.  Our jams are made with patience - not preservatives!  Award-winning NC speciality food!


Break out Hot Momma Marmalade for dancing tastebuds!


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Finish your Lenten fish or shrimp with Hot Momma Marmalade or serve with Easter ham.  Hot Momma is an orange jalapeño marmalade made from sweet juicy oranges with a jalapeño kick!  Try two 8 oz jars for $25, US shipping included. 

What's New?

2019 Good Foods Award Finalist


Mrs. Ruth's Ginger Peach Jam is a 2019 finalist in the Good Food Awards!  Selected from 2,035 entries to the ninth annual Good Food Awards, these 401 products represent 40 states and have passed vetting for category-specific sustainability standards.

Chefs' Secret Ingredient


Lucy Daniels 2019 Cooking for a Classic Competitive Finale featured Mrs. Ruth's Jams as secret ingredient

Hunger Jams- reduce hunger in NC


Mrs. Ruth's believes that no one should be hungry.  We can start at home and provide food for our neighbors.  Mrs. Ruth's donated 10% of holiday sales to local hunger relief agencies in NC. Thank you for your support!

NC Museum of History


Looking for Mrs. Ruth's Jams in Raleigh, NC?   Check out the NC Museum of History Museum Store!

La Farm Bakery


Find Mrs. Ruth's Jams in spring favorites!

Mrs. Ruth joins NC Specialty Foods Board of Directors

Ruth Taylor, Mrs. Ruth, NC Speciality Foods Boards of Directors

Ruth Taylor joins NC Specialty Foods Association's Board of Directors, NC's speciality foods industry association promoting NC food manufacturers.


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