Khoshaf -- Dried Fruit and Nut Compote (Iran -- Middle East)

Recipe by Sydney Mike
READY IN: 4hrs
SERVES: 8
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Rinse raisins & dried apricot halves under cold water, then place in a bowl, cover with 1 quart of cold water & let soak 2-3 hours.
  • Put nuts in a bowl & cover with boiling water & let soak 45 minutes to soften them & freshen their taste.
  • Transfer fruit & its macerating liquid to a serving bowl, then add the sugar & orange blossom water. Stir until sugar is dissolved.
  • Rinse & drain the nuts & add to the fruit, mixing well.
  • Serve immediately or refrigerate.
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