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This typical Basque dessert uses both fresh and dried fruit. Serve it with fresh cheese or spooned over pound cake.

Recipe by Cooking Light March 2004


Credit: Karry Hosford

Recipe Summary

8 servings (serving size: 2/3 cup)


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Combine the first 5 ingredients in a microwave-safe bowl. Microwave at high 1 minute. Set aside.

  • Combine white wine, water, sugar, and rinds in a medium saucepan, stirring well; bring to a boil. Add dry fruit mixture; cover, reduce heat, and simmer 10 minutes, stirring occasionally. Add apple; cover and cook 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Add pear; cover and cook 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Remove from heat. Cover and let stand at room temperature 2 hours.

Nutrition Facts

199 calories; calories from fat 2%; fat 0.4g; saturated fat 0.1g; mono fat 0.1g; poly fat 0.1g; protein 1.2g; carbohydrates 36.7g; fiber 3.7g; iron 1.1mg; sodium 5.4mg; calcium 38mg.