Dried apricots in brandy recipes

Dry Apricots & Pear Tarte Tatin

Dry Apricots & Pear Tarte Tatin

Yes because a Pear & Brandy Tarte Tatin, a Peach & Passion Fruit Tarte Tatin and a Tomato Tarte Tatin over the last few weeks don't really seem enough Tarte Tatin in my life
Cherry Brandy Christmas Cake

Cherry Brandy Christmas Cake

Add the dried fruits into a bowl and mix together. Pour in the Cherry Brandy and stir. In a mixing bowl add flour, nutmeg, ground spice, margarine, dark brown sugar, eggs, chopped mixed nuts, black treacle, orange rind and lemon rind
Pork, apricot & pistachio pie

Pork, apricot & pistachio pie

I use a mixture of meats plus other goodies such as dried apricots, pistachios and apples for added texture and interests within the pie
Brandy Soaked Christmas Cake (Iced)

Brandy Soaked Christmas Cake (Iced)

I made my Brandy Soaked Christmas Cake a good few weeks ago now, giving it enough time to mature and enabling me to feed it each week with a tablespoon of brandy
Apricot Battenberg

Apricot Battenberg

Jar of apricot jam - I used Bonne MamanDried apricots - as many as you want, I packed as many in as I couldMint leaves
MINCE PIES

MINCE PIES

originally filled with meat, such as lamb, rather than a dried fruit mix as. brandy or some similar drink for Father Christmas, and a carrot for the
Easy Christmas Cake

Easy Christmas Cake

Or you can use dried apricots, dried pineapples, walnuts, brazil nuts etc. I also like to soak my fruit in tea for a day beforehand, so the little dried offerings regain their plumpness (especially useful if the fruit looks less appealing than it should do
A Plum Job

A Plum Job

The best of all, in my opinion, and brilliant to make for Christmas is Plums in Brandy. Wash the plums, halve and stone them, and put into a large pan or preserving pan
An Idiots Guide to Stir Up Sunday

An Idiots Guide to Stir Up Sunday

Even better, allow the dried fruit to soak up in brandy on Saturday night. On Sunday, the last one before advent, heady scents of cinnamon, cloves, citrus and dried fruits waft around the kitchen
Mari’s Christmas Cake

Mari’s Christmas Cake

Ingredients. cover and leave overnight in the fridge. Place the remaining ingredients except the almonds in a large bowl, beat with an electric hand mixer until well combined and stir in the nuts and the soaking fruit
Light Christmas cake...

Light Christmas cake...

Snip the apricots into raisin-sized pieces. I've "discovered" Christmas cake only after moving to Ireland those many years ago