Sugar plums

Sweets & Desserts

Deliciously sweet and spicy, this recipe for sugar plums will get you into the Christmas spirit.

Easy
2.5 Hours
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Instructions
  1. Line a baking sheet with cooking paper.
  2. Place the dates, apricots, nuts, ginger and orange zest in a food processor and process until finely minced. Add the juice or brandy and process to blend.
  3. Shape the mixture into 1 – inch balls and roll in the sugar to coat evenly.
  4. Place on the prepared baking sheet and leave to air-dry until no longer sticky, 1–2 hours.
  5. Store in the refrigerator for up to two weeks or freeze.