California Dried Plum purée can turn a simple snack bar into a nutritional powerhouse. Loaded with healthy grains, and nuts and sweetened with a touch of honey, these snack bars are perfect for tucking into your gym bag or lunch box. Enjoy this convenient snack bars recipe from the Califorina Dried Plum Board.
The scent of cardamom and luscious dried plums make this coffee cake a bit out of the ordinary. Vary the crunchy topping with walnuts or pecans, instead of almonds.
Searching for a wholesome breakfast recipe idea? Dried plum puree gives these scones richness while yogurt keeps them flaky and tender, so you can enjoy them for breakfast or a snack.
A classic yeast dough is folded over walnut, dried plum and brown sugar filling, then sprinkled with cinnamon-scented crumb topping, for a rich breakfast or tea-time treat.
Looking for a snack bars recipe? Try dried plum snack bars as a new alternative. Oatmeal, dried plums and walnuts make this the perfect nutritious snack to tuck into your child's lunch box, or to take along for a snack after sports or exercise.
Lock in the moisture of these lemon squares with dried plums and add a rich, fruit flavor to contrast the tart citrus taste.
These delectable cookies are "packed" with dried plums, nuts and chocolate. They're perfect for lunch boxes, an after school treat, or snacking any time of day.
Make an extra batch of these tasty plum-stuffed turnovers, wrap them individually and freeze for a convenient snack or appetizer.
Sweet spices scent these chewy, dried plum-studded cookies. They're sure to become a cookie jar favorite!
This cheesecake is a chocolate lover's delight, with a crushed cookie crust and chocolate-cream cheese filling complemented with pureed dried plums.
Chocolate-dried plum filling with a coconut-almond topping make these bars a moist and chewy treat.
Chocolate, walnuts and dried plum filling tucked into puff pastry pockets make an extra-special dessert when served with a scoop of vanilla ice cream.
A layer of dried plum puree and walnuts is the surprise touch in this cranberry-studded holiday cake.
Layers of apple-dried plum filling and rich Danish dough bake up into unforgettable breakfast pastries.
This fragrant cake, full of dried plums, walnuts and sweet spices, will "disappear" before your very eyes!
Strata, a savory bread pudding with dried plums, cheese and bacon, can stand on its own at breakfast or complement the main course at dinner.
Store-bought crepes can pinch hit for homemade in this ricotta and dried plum-filled version of blintzes.
If you thought chocolate chip cookies couldn't get any better, try this version with a touch of dried plum puree and you may just change your mind.
Turn crescent dinner rolls into fruit-filled treats, by wrapping store-bought dough around a dried plum, walnut and cinnamon filling.
Looking for a breakfast bar recipe idea? Spread dried plums and apricot jam over an oatmeal crust. The result? Tasty, nutrition-packed oatmeal bars.
These puff pastry-based galettes couldn't be simpler--or better! Serve warm, with a cup of herb tea.
These dried plum and nut-filled cookies are a must for the Jewish holiday of Purim, but they're just as good all year round.
Provided by: Krolls Korner for the California Dried Plum Board
There's a delicious surprise tucked inside these brownies--a blend of dried plums, cream cheese, and walnuts.
A tender almond cookie crust spread with dried plums and apricot preserves is topped with a pastry lattice before baking.
Store-bought bread dough is the time-saving base of a dried plum-studded, cheese-topped focaccia. Cut into squares and serve with green salad.
Dried plums and goat cheese rolled in puff pastry (store bought for convenience) are baked until golden make, then sliced, for an unusual appetizer.
This oh-so-elegant tart features dried plums and walnuts in a creamy caramel filling. A drizzle of bittersweet chocolate adds the crowning touch. Serve with a dollop of whipped cream and a cup of strong, hot coffee.
This bread with dried plums and walnuts is quicker than yeast-raised bread, since it's leavened with baking powder and baking soda, so you can whip it up in a jiffy.
These healthy muffins feature dried plums, bran buds and non-fat yogurt. For a variation, add walnuts, chocolate morsels or dried cranberries.
Dried plum puree makes this version of the classic fudge pudding cake lighter than usual. As the cake bakes, the fudge sauce forms on the bottom.
Brandy adds a festive touch to Holiday Dried Fruit Tart. The pastry uses toasted almonds for a delicious nutty flavor.
A rich cream cheese dough with a hint of lemon folded around dried plum filling creates delectable pastry "flowers".
Moist and delicious, this low-fat version of banana bread is a healthy dessert or tea-time snack.
Blueberries and walnuts folded into a lemony batter bake up into a light tea cake. A lemon-sugar glaze gilds this luscious lily.
Versatile dried plum puree stands in for the fat in this light version of blueberry muffins.
Pumpkin and dried plum purees combine in a moist and spicy quick bread. It tastes rich, but it's low in fat for guilt-free snacking.
Recipe courtesy of Toshihiko Yoroizuka, a popular pastry chef and owner and chef of Toshi Yoroizuka for the California Dried Plum Board.
Looking for a healthy dessert recipe using dried plums? California Dried Plum purée can make your favorite baked treats healthier, by adding moisture.while decreasing the amount of sugar and fat in a standard brownie recipe. And the scrumptious flavor of dried plums is truly indulgent!
Individual dried plum-studded chocolate cakes are baked a little less than usual so that the centers stay moist and gooey. Dust with powdered sugar and serve warm, with a dollop of softly whipped cream.
Moist banana muffins get a sprinkling of chopped peanuts for extra pizazz. Bake in mini-muffin tins for extra "kid appeal".
Why wait for summer? You can enjoy a fruit-packed cobbler any time of the year, with this version that uses canned peaches and dried plums.
A perfect way to start a spring day. Quick and easy as well as kid friendly, these sticky buns also make a great snack, or serve with beverages when company arrives.
Looking for snack bars recipes incorporating nutritious dried plums? Rolled oats, dried plums and peanut butter join forces in these satisfying Peanutter Bars. Tasty and nutritious, they're perfect for snacking or tucking into lunch boxes.
Try these delicious muffins for a seasonal treat.
A savory Italian pie filled with potatoes, mushrooms and dried plums is the perfect brunch dish, and makes a delicious light lunch served with a crisp green salad.
Looking breakfast bar recipe ideas? Dried plums and rolled oats are layered, then baked to crunchy golden goodness for healthy snacking.
A delicious cake topped with a beautiful prune ganache.
If you are looking for a healthier breakfast recipe idea, look no further. This dried plum-studded skillet pancake bakes up in a jiffy, so you can enjoy it any day of the week.
Using dried plum bits adds a nice, sweet and chewy texture to this dish, dried plums bring out more of the chocolate flavors providing a unique and flavorful combination.
Recipe created by Leslie Bonci, MPH, RD, CSSD, LDN, for the California Dried Plum Board (www.californiadriedplums.org)
Bread pudding doesn't get much better than this version, layered with rum-soaked dried plums. It's especially good served warm with whipped cream.