You'll need several clean Mason jars with lids.
Wash plums well.
Prick each one with a fork.
Sprinkle with sugar.
Lay plums, out on the counter or on brown paper to dry.
Pack sugared plums in jars.
Be sure and sprinkle the sugar plums with a little more sugar during packing.
The sugar in the jar adds to the beauty and the taste
of this home made confection.
You can also tie a jute or rag-tie bow around the top
with a personalized label and give this old fashioned favorite as a gift.
Use either red or wild goose plums.