Jack o'Lantern Compote

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READY IN: 1hr 25mins
Recipe by Charlotte J

How about setting this Jack o”lantern Compote down on your fall dining table. This unique dessert would be the topic of conversation as you served it to your guest.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a saucepan, boil the port and cider vinegar together until reduced by half.
  2. In a skillet melt the butter and saute the onion until translucent.
  3. Add the dried fruit, honey, and apples to the skillet and stir to blend.
  4. Pack the cavity of the pumpkin with this mixture, then pour the port-cider vinegar mixture over the filling.
  5. Put the lid back on the pumpkin and bake in a 350° oven for 45-60 minutes, or until the compote is bubbling and the pumpkin is tender.
  6. To serve, spoon out both pumpkin flesh and compote into glass dishes.

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