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Dessert&Fruit31 May 2008 09:42 am


1 pound of gooseberries.
1 ounce of butter.
Sugar, to taste.
1/2 pint of double cream.


Top and tail the gooseberries, rinse and drain them, then put them in a pan with the butter.

Soften the berries over a low heat for about 5 minutes. Once they are soft, mash them lightly with the back of a spoon.

Season with sugar, to taste.

Whip the cream until firm and fold it in to the gooseberries.

Chill before serving.


Fruit02 May 2008 03:52 am

Ingredient List

4 medium mangoes.
1 whole clove.
2 oz of vinegar.
½ cup of sugar.
½ cup of white wine.
1 tablespoon of ground ginger.
1 teaspoon of salt.
½ teaspoon of ground allspice.
½ teaspoon of cayenne pepper.
Pinch of ground cinnamon.


Peel the mangoes and discard the middle pit.

Remove pulp and purée in a food processor or blender.

Add all of the remaining ingredients and purée until thoroughly combined.

In heavy saucepan, cook the mixture over low heat until reduced and thickened.

Remove from heat and allow to cool.

Strain mixture through a fine sieve.

Refrigerate for 8 hours or overnight to allow flavors to meld.

Source: This recipe came from the mango recipes website.