Stone Fruit Compote

  • 1 cup water 193
    Evian Spring Water Natural 1.5L
    $2.94 • Ea
  • 1/3 cup honey (with additional honey, to taste) 194
    Billy Bee Honey Natural Squeeze Beehive 1KG
    $12.95 • Ea
  • 2 teaspoons pealed and chopped fresh ginger 195
    Ginger Root 1EA
    $0.80 • Ea
  • 5 cups ripe, yet firm Chilean stone fruit wedges: peaches, nectarines, plums, and/or pluots (with skins intact) 196
    Peach Large 1EA
    $2.99 • Ea

Combine water, honey and ginger in a medium saucepan over medium high heat. Bring to a simmer. Add fruit wedges, toss to coat, cover pan. Allow stone fruit to gently simmer (stirring occasionally) for about 5 minutes, or until the fruit is tender but still retains its shape.

Taste for sweetness and stir in additional honey, if you desire.

Transfer compote to a lidded container, let it cool to room temperature, then refrigerate.

Serve compote with granola and yogurt for a delightful breakfast or over vanilla ice cream for a luscious dessert.

Makes 4 cups ~ Compote is best eaten within a week.