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Sweet Cherry/Orange Compote

Russ Myers


This fruit mixture (compote) is sure to please all your family members.


★★★★★ 2 votes

4 servings
10 Min
15 Min
Stove Top


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1 lb. sweet cherries, pitted
2 oranges, peeled, sliced and cut into pieces
2/3 C. port
1/3 C. sugar
2 Tbs. lemon juice
1/2 tsp. grated orange peel

How to Make Sweet Cherry/Orange Compote


  • 1Combine cherries and oranges; set aside. In a saucepan bring to boil port, sugar and lemon juice, stirring to dissolve sugar. Reduce heat and simmer uncovered for 5 minutes. Stir in orange peel. Pour hot port mixture over fruit; mix gently but well. Cover and chill.

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About Sweet Cherry/Orange Compote

Course/Dish: Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Heirloom

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