- 1kg plums (or apples), stoned and quartered
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- 3 tbsp sugar
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- 200g Madeira cake, diced into cubes
- 5 tbsp double cream or custard
- handful flaked almond or chopped pistachios
- icing sugar, for dusting
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Simmer the plums, covered, with 200ml water and sugar until softened. Tip into a baking dish and scatter over the Madeira cake.
Drizzle with double cream, scatter with the nuts and dust with icing sugar. Bake at 180C/160C fan/gas 4, just until browning.