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Stewed plums recipe

Stewed plums recipe

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  • Serves 6
  • 15 mins to prepare and 25 mins to cook
  • 439 calories / serving
  • Healthy
  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Dairy-free


  • 450g plums, de-stoned and halved
  • 85g caster sugar
  • ½ cinnamon stick
  • 1 orange, juiced

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PlumsHand picked for succulent flesh and sweet flavour Plums
Hand picked for succulent flesh and sweet flavour

Each serving contains

  • Energy

  • Fat

    8g 12%
  • Saturates

    2g 10%
  • Sugars

    8g 9%
  • Salt

    1.1g 18%

of the reference intake
Carbohydrate 75g Protein 21.7g Fibre 9g


  1. Place the sugar, 300ml water, cinnamon stick and orange juice in a saucepan and bring to simmer over a medium heat, stirring occasionally, until the sugar has dissolved and you have a syrup.
  2. Add the plums and poach in the syrup for 15-18 minutes until soft and breaking apart, discard the cinnamon stick.
  3. Serve hot or cold in serving bowls.

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