California Prune, Orange and Cranberry Mincemeat Tart

California Prune, Orange and Cranberry Mincemeat TartChef Peter Sidwell’s twist on a traditional mince pie using California Prunes, oranges and cranberries to bring a rich, tangy nuance to complement the sweetness of mincemeat Makes: 6-8Prep Time: 20 minutes + 30 minutes chilling timeCook Time: 25-30 minutesEMAIL PIN SHARE INGREDIENTS  For the filling: 250g mince pie…

California Prune purée Chocolate Chip Cookies

California Prune Purée Chocolate Chip Cookies

California Prune Purée Chocolate Chip CookiesIf you thought chocolate chip cookies couldn’t get any better, try this version with a touch of California Prune purée and you may just change your mind. Makes: 24Prep Time: 15 minutesCook Time: 10 minutesEMAIL PIN SHARE INGREDIENTS  No-stick cooking spray 1/2 cup California Prune purée 3 tablespoons butter, softened…

Sesame Seed California Prune Balls

Sesame Seed California Prune Balls

Sesame Seed California Prune BallsA bone-building, simple, and portable snack that packs delicious flavour and a ton of health benefits. Recipe and Photography created by McKel Hill, Nutrition Stripped for the California Prune Board   Makes: 20 energy ballsPrep Time: 45 minutes, including 30 minutes’ chillingEMAIL PIN SHARE INGREDIENTS  ½ cup raw cashews ½ cup…

Gluten-Free Strawberry and California Prune Turnovers

Gluten-Free Strawberry and California Prune TurnoversMakes: 10-12Prep Time: 20 minutesCook Time: 20 minutesEMAIL PIN SHARE INGREDIENTS  For the filling     1/4 cup strawberry jam (no added sugar) 1/2 cup California Prune purée 1/8 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/8 teaspoon cinnamon For the pastry:  2 cups gluten-free flour (preferably brown rice flour)  1/4 teaspoon cinnamon  1/8 teaspoon salt…

Black Truffle and Prune Ice Cream

Black Truffle and California Prune Ice Cream

Black Truffle and California Prune Ice CreamBlack truffles add an earthy, pungent flavour to the ice cream. California Prunes give it a nice, sweet balance. Recipe courtesy of Chef Mark Liberman and the California Prune Board. Makes: 8Prep Time: 20 minCook Time: 10 minEMAIL PIN SHARE INGREDIENTS  1/2 cup diced California Prunes 1/3 cup cognac…

Sticky Toffee Pudding

Sticky Toffee Pudding

Sticky Toffee PuddingCreated by: Amy at Belly Full This traditional British Sticky Toffee Pudding dessert gets a slight make over with sweet California prunes instead of dates. Tender sponge cake is coated in a buttery and luscious caramel sauce. Every bite is to die for! Makes: 6Prep Time: 20Cook Time: 18EMAIL PIN SHARE INGREDIENTS 3…

California Prune  Valentine Heart Chocolates By Paul A. Young

California Prune Valentine Heart Chocolates By Paul A. Young

California Prune Valentine Heart Chocolates By Paul A. YoungCalifornia Prunes, pecan and orange praline – a special chocolate of textures, layers and long intense flavours. Makes: 12Prep Time: 45 minutes plus overnight cooling and settingEMAIL PIN SHARE INGREDIENTS  For the filling – Ganache: 325g Valrhona caramelia chocolate 125mls milk 87g Valrhona pecan praline paste 35g…

Tear and Share California Prune Brioche

Tear and Share California Prune Brioche

Tear and Share California Prune BriocheServings: 10Prep Time: 30 minCook Time: 25 minEMAIL PIN SHARE INGREDIENTSIngredients 150g California Prune purée 500g strong bread flour 5g Salt 40g caster sugar 100ml warm milk 40ml warm water 10g dry fast acting yeast 5 eggs plus 1 egg to glaze 250g unsalted room temp butter    DIRECTIONS In…

California Prune and Chocolate Macaroons

California Prune and Chocolate Macaroons

California Prune and Chocolate MacaroonsMakes: 25Prep Time: 20 minCook Time: 10-13 minEMAIL PIN SHARE INGREDIENTS  180g icing sugar 180g ground almonds 180g caster sugar 4 egg whites 3 tbsp water Drop of lemon juice 20 California Prunes 100g good quality dark chocolate Purple food colouringDIRECTIONS Pre-heat oven to 180°C. Mix the icing sugar, almonds and…

California Prune and Orange Cupcakes

California Prune and Orange Cupcakes

California Prune and Orange CupcakesTrick or treat? These scary-looking Halloween cakes hide a deliciously but naturally sweet and moist cake. Definitely a treat! Makes: 12Prep Time: 15 minutesCook Time: 14-16 minutesEMAIL PIN SHARE INGREDIENTS  70g California Prunes (finely chopped) 110g unsalted butter (room temperature) 90g caster sugar 125g self-raising flour 2 large eggs (beaten) Zest…