Vanilla Poached Plums

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by Derf2440

Very good alone or over vanilla icecream.

Top Review by sugarpea

So simple, sooooo good; sweet, buttery, tangy. Can't wait to try it with peaches. What a wonderful thing is vanilla sugar.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. cut vanilla bean in half lengthwise.
  2. Scrape seeds into a small bowl, discard bean (or place in a container of sugar for a very pleasant vanilla scented sugar) Add sugar, and stir well.
  3. Place plums in a 1 quart baking dish, add sugar mixture and lemon juice, tossing gently to coat.
  4. Dot with margarine, cover and bake at 400f degrees for 20 minutes or until plums are tender, stirring once.

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