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Sweet Cherry/Orange Compote

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Russ Myers

By
@Beegee1947

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

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
4 servings
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

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

Step-by-Step

  • 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