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Black Currant-Grape-Lime Jam

What you’ll need:

2 C black currants cleaned and stems removed

2 C red grapes cleaned

1 lime (juice)

1 1/2 C pure cane sugar… 75 more words


Berries and Cream Loaf

Another venture into the land of fruit themed dessert but there was never any doubt I’d love this cake, I’m a huge fan of anything containing the combination of berries and cream. 369 more words


Ice cream with liqueur and berries

When I started entertaining in my early 20’s, a very easy go-to dessert was ice cream with some Grand Marnier or Framboise¬†poured on top. The dessert featured here is slightly embellished incorporating berries and a sprig of mint. 164 more words


Black Currants: Ode to a Forgotten Fruit

On the fruit popularity scale, black currants would rank somewhere between, well, they probably wouldn’t even make the ranking. Relatively unknown in the US, due to a decades long growing ban finally lifted in 2003, black currants take center stage as a hugely popular “super food” in Northern Europe, Asia and Britain. 458 more words