Recipes for California Prunes

Coronation Chicken

Coronation ChickenThis recipe is a picnic classic, delicious eaten as is or stuffed into wraps and rolls. It is traditionally made with chicken breast, however I prefer to use chicken thighs as dark meat is higher in iron than white meat. Thighs are also tastier and cheaper! I also use yogurt for the dressing as…

Swedish Meatballs with California Prune Gravy

Swedish Meatballs with California Prune GravyThe juicy and flavourful meatballs combined with the sweet and tangy prune gravy are a match made in culinary heaven. The California Prunes add a unique twist to the traditional recipe and make for an unforgettable dish that will have everyone asking for the recipe! EMAIL PIN SHARE INGREDIENTSFor the…

Prune Jalapeño Pepper Poppers

Prune Jalapeño Pepper PoppersStuffed jalapeños are a gameday and backyard barbecue go-to, and for good reason. Our version adds the natural sweetness of California Prunes to the spicy peppers and salty bacon, creating a more balanced bite that’s hard to resist. EMAIL PIN SHARE INGREDIENTS  12 large jalapeño peppers 225 g cream cheese softened 87g…

California Prunes Eton Mess

California Prunes Eton MessThis twist on an English classic pudding is not a healthy recipe as such, but actually it’s protein from the egg white, fat from the cream and the fibre from the California Prunes do go some way to reducing the impact of the sugar. Often icing sugar is added to the whipped…

California Prune Scones

California Prune SconesA great after-school snack that you can make with the kids (or not!). Adding California Prunes to your scone mix makes them deliciously sweet so no need for sugar. Delicious as is or fantastic with a slice of sharp cheddar. Makes: 12 sconesEMAIL PIN SHARE INGREDIENTS  500g self-raising flour 175g butter at room…

Persian Lamb Cutlets with California Prunes

Persian Lamb Cutlets with California PrunesPrep Time: 20 minutesCook Time: 45 minutesEMAIL PIN SHARE INGREDIENTS  6 Lamb chops 3 tbsp Olive oil 2 tbsp Indian spice mix Salt and pepper 1 Sweet potato, peeled and chopped in quarters 1/2 Butternut squash, peeled and cut into 1cm thick pieces 2 Red onions, both cut into 6th’s…

California Prunes and Ginger Chutney

California Prunes and Ginger ChutneyEMAIL PIN SHARE INGREDIENTS  70g California Prunes, finely chopped 60g Ginger finely, chopped 1 green chilli pepper, finely chopped Few curry leaves 1 tbsp coconut oil 1/4 tsp chilli powder Pinch of asafoetida (optional) Pinch of turmeric powder 1/2 tsp brown sugar (optional) 1 tsp vinegar or lemon juice WaterDIRECTIONS Heat…

California Prune Sweet and Sour Prawns

California Prune Sweet and Sour PrawnsThis isn’t the luminous sweet and sour of the Chinese takeaway (which is mainly high glycaemic index sugar) but a much more delicious one. Usually the sweetness comes from pineapple juice and sugar and it’s thickened with cornflour, but I have used a California Prune puree to provide the sweetness…