Why? Because you can! And pickle, and jam, or otherwise celebrate the resurgence of the domestic arts our forebears held so dear. Put on your best apron and step into our kitchen, won't you?
Smoky spicy sweet salty berry = cure for the winter blues.
Compote is a dessert originating from 17th century France made of fruit preserved in syrup. The fruit is gently cooked in water or spirits with sugar and spices. I used black cherries in this batch but any sweet or sour cherry will DO.
Two fall fruits are combined in this tasty compote. A perfect condiment for Thanksgiving dinner.
Maple syrup adds sweetness to this blackberry compote.
Two recipes and ten ways to enjoy rhubarb compote.
Delicius Brazilian compote made with pumpkin, coconut, cinnamon and cloves.
The best way to take control of a glut is to stay calm, cool and collected. Fill some jars with a delicious plum compote and you'll be so grateful you did, later in the year.