“This is very easy, you can make it in the microwave and it tastes like you slaved over it all day.”
1/2 cupfresh orange juice
3tablespoonsfirmly packed dark brown sugar
6ouncesmixed dried fruit
3smalloranges, peeled and sectioned
1tablespoonfinely chopped crystallized ginger
1/4 teaspoongrated lemon, zest of
1/4 teaspoonvanilla extract
Combine juice and brown sugar in a microwavable bowl.
Stir in dried fruits.
Cover and microwave on high for 4 minutes or until fruit is plump.
Stir at least once half way through cooking time.
Stir in remaining ingredients and let cool before serving.
“This is quite tasty.I used mostly dried apricots plus some raisins, and a bit more ginger as I love the stuff.I’ve been eating this cold as a way to deal with so-so oranges.Really easy and very pretty.”