200g Tropical Wholefoods dried apricots
200g Tropical Wholefoods dried mangoes
150ml freshly squeezed orange juice
Zest of 1 lemon, pared with vegetable peeler
Zest of orange, pared with vegetable peeler
1 cinnamon stick
1 star anise (optional)
Thick yoghurt, to serve
- Pour 500ml warm water into a large bowl, tip in the dried fruit and leave to soak for an hour.
- Pour 500ml water into a large saucepan along with the orange juice, honey, lemon and orange zest, cinnamon, cloves and star anise (if using). Bring to a boil, then add the fruit and its soaking liquid.
- Bring back to the boil, reduce the heat and simmer for 30-40 minutes, stirring occasionally, until the fruit has softened and the liquid has thickened slightly.
- Serve warm or cold on freshly tossed pancakes with a big dollop of thick yoghurt!