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Appetizers

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    Anytime Plum Treat

    Stuff luscious California dried plums with walnut halves, then roll in granulated sugar to make Anytime Plum Treats. They're great for lunchboxes, holidays or healthy snacking -- anytime! Recipe courtesy of Cathi L.

  • bacon wrapped dried plums

    Bacon-Wrapped Dried Plums

    These cocktail tidbits have a stuffing of cream cheese, celery and artichoke that's a creamy contrast to the crisp grilled bacon that wraps the dried plums.

  • Bharwan Tandoori Aloo

    Bharwan Tandoori Aloo

    Chef Shaju Zacharia has a distinguished career as Executive Chef for more than 20 years. He has worked with top hotel chains such as the Taj Group and Jaypee Hotels. He is also Vice President of the Indian Culinary Forum, India’s association of Professional chefs.

  • Photo of Cheddar Dried Plum Turnovers

    Cheddar Dried Plum Turnovers

    Make an extra batch of these tasty plum-stuffed turnovers, wrap them individually and freeze for a convenient snack or appetizer.

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Anytime Plum Treat

Stuff luscious California dried plums with walnut halves, then roll in granulated sugar to make Anytime Plum Treats. They're great for lunchboxes, holidays or healthy snacking -- anytime! Recipe courtesy of Cathi L.

Prep Time  10 Minutes Cook Time  0 Serves  30 pieces Rating  

Arugula, Radicchio, Orange, and Dried Plum Salad

Crisp greens and oranges make this salad perfect for the winter months. The sweetness of the citrus and dried plums sets off the bite of the radicchio and arugula.

Prep Time  20 Minutes Cook Time  5 Minutes Serves  6 Rating  

Balsamic Roasted Beet and Dried Plum Salad

In this winter salad, the sweetness of balsamic vinegar complements tangy blue cheese and moist dried plums. For convenience, roast the beets the day before, or use canned sliced beets.

Prep Time  15 minutes Cook Time  45-60 minutes Serves  4 Rating  

Bharwan Tandoori Aloo

Chef Shaju Zacharia has a distinguished career as Executive Chef for more than 20 years. He has worked with top hotel chains such as the Taj Group and Jaypee Hotels. He is also Vice President of the Indian Culinary Forum, India’s association of Professional chefs.

Prep Time  30 mins Cook Time  30 mins Serves  6-8 Rating  

California Dried Plum & Granola Napoleon over Soft Ripened Brie

Layers of Brie sandwiched with a filling of dried plums, almonds and granola make a perfect party or buffet dish.

Prep Time  20 minutes Cook Time  5 minutes Serves  16 Rating  

Chicken, Blue Cheese and Dried Plum Pizza

Quick and easy, tasty and tempting all describe our Chicken, Blue Cheese, and Dried Plum Pizza.

Prep Time  10 minutes Cook Time  15 minutes Serves  4 Rating  

Curried Dried Plum Dip

Dried plums, curry powder and chutney blended with cream cheese make an Indian-inspired dip. Serve with crisp pappadums instead of crackers to carry out the theme.

Prep Time  15 minutes Cook Time  5 minutes Serves  14 Rating  

Dried Plum & Cream Cheese Spread

For spreading on sandwiches or toasted bagels, or with apples slices, crackers or celery sticks, you can't beat this combo of cream cheese, dried plums and walnuts.

Prep Time  15 minutes Cook Time   Serves  16 Rating  

Dried Plum & Herb Cheese Bits

For a simple snack, spread crackers with your favorite creamy cheese and top with dried plums.

Prep Time  5 Minutes Cook Time   Serves  1 Rating  

Dried Plum Snack Skewers

Chef Susan Goss of Zinfandel (Chicago) created these easy fruit and cheese skewers for the California Dried Plum Board.

Prep Time  15 minutes Cook Time   Serves  8 Rating  

Dried Plum and Ginger Wontons

Chef Martin Yan created these dried plum-filled dessert wontons especially for the California Dried Plum Board.

Prep Time  25 minutes Cook Time  20 minutes Serves  24 Rating  

Dried Plum and Goat Cheese Strudel

Dried plums and goat cheese rolled in puff pastry (store bought for convenience) are baked until golden make, then sliced, for an unusual appetizer.

Prep Time  20 minutes Cook Time  25 minutes Serves  12 Rating  

Dried Plum and Walnut Flatbread

A delicious and unique use of walnuts and dried plums.

Prep Time  3 hrs, 30 min. Cook Time  1 hr, 15 min. Serves  6 Rating  

Dried Plum, Feta Pickup Sticks with Drizzled Honey

Simple skewers of feta cheese and dried plums are made special with a drizzle of honey and crushed fennel seeds.

Prep Time  10 minutes Cook Time   Serves  6 Rating  

Dried Plums with Bacon and Fresh Goat Cheese

A quick and easy, make ahead, recipe for holiday entertaining. Broil the bacon-wrapped dried plums just before serving.

Prep Time  15 minutes Cook Time  10 minutes Serves  12 Rating  

Endive & Chicken Salad with Dried Plums

Sharp, tangy winter greens contrast beautifully with the creaminess of blue cheese and the sweetness of dried plums. This salad is a great way to use leftover roast chicken.

Prep Time  15 minutes Cook Time   Serves  6 Rating  

Fluffer Nutterdillas

Your kids will love this sweet twist on quesadillas. Tortillas are sandwiched with peanut butter, dried plums and marshmallow cream, then browned until crisp.

Prep Time  5 minutes Cook Time  5 minutes Serves  4 Rating  

Ham & Dried Plum Pinwheels

Simple but tasty, tortilla pinwheels with ham and dried plums are great for snacks or parties.

Prep Time  10 minutes Cook Time   Serves  4 Rating  

Lumpia with Dried Plum Purée

Natalie Coughlin’s Lumpia with Dried Plum Purée, made with wholesome ingredients including nutrient-packed dried plums, is perfect for casual get-togethers or formal affairs.

Prep Time  30 min. Cook Time  25 min. Serves  24 Rating  

Nutty Dried Plum Spread

Cream cheese spread with dried plums and walnuts shows its versatility as a sandwich filling, dip for apple slices, or on crackers or celery sticks.

Prep Time  15 minutes Cook Time   Serves  16 Rating  

Orange and Dried Plum Compote

This compote is a refreshing first course or a delicious non-fat dessert. If blood oranges are available, they work beautifully in this dish.

Prep Time  15 minutes Cook Time  5 minutes Serves  6 Rating  

Palak Kababs

Chef Shaju Zacharia has a distinguished career as Executive Chef for more than 20 years. He has worked with top hotel chains such as the Taj Group and Jaypee Hotels. He is also Vice President of the Indian Culinary Forum, India’s association of Professional chefs.

Prep Time  20 mins Cook Time  30 mins Serves  6-8 Rating  

Pita Crisps with Gingered Fruit Salsa

Tart apples and dried plums team up with fresh ginger and cinnamon to make a deliciously different salsa. Toast pita chips for scooping and let your guests dig in!

Prep Time  15 minutes Cook Time  12 minutes Serves  6 Rating  

Pizzettas with California Dried Plums & Caramelized Onions

Using store-bought naan bread instead of making pizza dough is the time-saving secret of these pizzettas. Natalie Coughlin tops these flatbreads with caramelized onions, goat cheese and California Dried Plums, then adds a side salad for a great light lunch.

Prep Time  10 minutes Cook Time  5 minutes Serves  4 Rating  

Puree of Acorn Squash and Dried Plum Soup

Soup is the ideal way to warm-up dinner on a cool night. Dried plums' sweet flavor blends perfectly with acorn squash, creating a delicious, creamy soup that's sure to become a fall favorite.

Prep Time  20 minutes Cook Time  20 - 25 minutes Serves  6 Rating  

Swordfish Kabobs with Dried Plums and Bay Leaves

The bay leaves lend a subtle flavor to these kabobs--use fresh ones if you can. Serve one skewer as an appetizer, or 2 as an entree with rice pilaf and a salad.

Prep Time  15 minutes Cook Time  10 minutes Serves  8 Rating  

Turkey-Dried Plum Lettuce Wraps

Lettuce is the "wrap", a spicy ground turkey and dried plum mixture is the filling in this Asian-inspired dish. Sweet-and-tart dipping sauce completes the picture.

Prep Time  25 minutes Cook Time  15 minutes Serves  4 Rating  

Warm Farro & Cannellini Bean Salad with Dried Plums & Crispy Prosciutto

Italian whole wheat berries and cannellini beans add fiber and protein to this salad. It's good as a first course or on a buffet.

Prep Time  15 minutes Cook Time  25 minutes Serves  6 Rating  
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