Fresh fruit makes for delicious desserts any time of year. Peaches or fresh figs also work well in this Betty recipe.

Grace Parisi
Recipe by Food & Wine August 1996

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Yield:
6
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  • Preheat the oven to ° Generously butter a 9-inch-round or 8-inch-square nonreactive baking dish. Toss the plums with the sugar and rum; arrange in the prepared dish in an even layer. With a rolling pin, crush the toasts in a bag to 1/4 -inch crumbs. (Or pulse in a food processor.) Toss the crumbs with the butter; scatter over the fruit. Bake for about 15 minutes until the plums are soft and the top is golden. Serve warm or at room temperature over ice cream.

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