10-minute winter fruit compote


10-minute winter fruit compote

10-minute winter fruit compote
10-minute winter fruit compote

It’s easy to transform storecupboard dried fruits into an indulgent compote with just a little fresh orange juice and some warming spices.


Takes 10 minutes • Serves 4

– 500g pack dried mixed fruit.

– 200ml/7fl oz fresh orange juice.

– ½ cinnamon stick.

– 6 whole cloves.

– 6 black peppercorns.

– 0% Greek yogurt or low-fat fromage frais, to serve.


Step 1:
Tip the dried fruit, orange juice and whole spices into a microwave-proof bowl. Microwave on High for 4–5 minutes, stirring halfway through until the juices become sticky and the fruits are plump.

Step 2:
Leave the compote to stand for a minute and serve in bowls with spoonfuls of yogurt or fromage frais.

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