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…

Chocolate Dipped Prunes

Chocolate Dipped California Prunes

Chocolate Dipped California PrunesMix and match fillings and toppings to create your favourite versions of these stuffed California Prunes for holiday gifting or parties. Makes: 12 (2 each)Prep Time: 20 minutesEMAIL PIN SHARE INGREDIENTS  1 cup (about 170g) pitted California Prunes 170g semi-sweet chocolate, coarsely chopped Fillings: nuts, candied ginger, prepared almond paste or marzipan…

Prune and Hazelnut Polenta Cake

California Prune and Hazelnut Polenta Cake

California Prune and Hazelnut Polenta CakeProvided by: My Cape Cod Kitchen for the California Prune Board Makes: 8Prep Time: 15 minutesCook Time: 25 minutesEMAIL PIN SHARE INGREDIENTS  2/3 cup hazelnuts, reserve 2 tablespoons for topping 2/3 cup yellow cornmeal 1/3 cup whole wheat flour 1 teaspoon baking powder ¼ teaspoon salt ¼ cup softened salted…

Dr. Arjmandi’s Bone Health Trail Mix

Dr. Arjmandi’s Bone Health Trail Mix

Dr. Arjmandi’s Bone Health Trail MixA mix of salty, sweet and crunchy, Dr. Arjmandi’s trail mix makes building strong bones fun and delicious! Great snack when on the go or at home. Makes: 8- 1/2 cup servingsPrep Time: 10 minutesCook Time: NoneEMAIL PIN SHARE INGREDIENTS  1 cup (about 20) California Prunes, cut into quarters 1 cup dried…

Prunes Stuffed with Walnuts

California Prunes Stuffed with Walnuts

California Prunes Stuffed with WalnutsMakes: 24Prep Time: 10 minutesEMAIL PIN SHARE INGREDIENTS  24 pitted California Prunes 24 walnut halves 1/4 cup sugar 1 teaspoon ground cinnamonDIRECTIONS Make a slit down the side of each California Prune and place a walnut half inside, wrapping the California Prune around the walnut to cover it completely. Mix sugar with cinnamon and…

Drunken California Prunes in Dark Chocolate

Drunken California Prunes in Dark Chocolate

Drunken California Prunes in Dark ChocolateMakes: 20Prep Time: 2 DaysEMAIL PIN SHARE INGREDIENTS 20 California Prunes (approx. 200 – 250 g) 1/4 Cup whiskey, rum or other alcohol 2/3 Cups dark chocolate 2 tbsp butter Orange and lime zest 2 tbsp cane sugar 4 tbsp water DIRECTIONSDay 1 Pour California Prunes with alcohol and let them stand for…

California Prune Almond Butter Cups

California Prune Almond Butter CupsThese California Prune and Almond Butter Cups are so easy to make and great for snacks or dessert! This recipe is Paleo and Vegan while being melt-in-your-mouth good. It’s hard to believe that these are made with simple, wholesome ingredients! Makes: 6Prep Time: 5 minsEMAIL PIN SHARE INGREDIENTS  1/4 cup almond…

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…

Right Bites

Right Bites

Right BitesUsing California Prune bits adds a nice, sweet and chewy texture to this dish, California Prunes bring out more of the chocolate flavours providing a unique and flavourful combination. Recipe created by Leslie Bonci, MPH, RD, CSSD, LDN, for the California Prune Board (www.californiadriedplums.org) Makes: 64Prep Time: 15 minCook Time: 1 1/2 minEMAIL PIN…

California Prune and Peanut Butter Chocolate Bars

California Prune and Peanut Butter Chocolate BarsWe all love a chocolate bar as a treat and especially dark chocolate with its intense luxurious long after-taste. Dark chocolate and California Prunes were made for each other, both intense and full of depth. These super easy bars have no added fat, wheat, gluten or sugar and have…