Balsamic blueberries with vanilla ice cream

Balsamic blueberries with vanilla ice cream

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(11 ratings)

Prep: 10 mins Cook: 2 mins

Easy

Serves 2
Poaching blueberries really brings out their flavour, especially with a dash of balsamic vinegar

Nutrition and extra info

Nutrition: per serving (without biscuits)

  • kcal262
  • fat12g
  • saturates8g
  • carbs36g
  • sugars35g
  • fibre1g
  • protein5g
  • salt0.19g
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Ingredients

  • 125g blueberries
    Blueberry

    Blueberry

    bloo-bear-ee

    Blueberries are one of the few edibles native to North America and credited with being…

  • 1 tbsp caster sugar
  • 1 tsp balsamic vinegar
    Balsamic vinegar

    Balsamic vinegar

    bal-sam-ick vin-ee-gah

    True Balsamic vinegar is an artisan product from Modena, in Emilia Romagna, Italy, and is made…

  • 4 scoops good-quality vanilla ice cream and crisp biscuits, to serve

Method

  1. Tip the blueberries into a pan with the sugar, vinegar and 1 tbsp water. Heat very gently for 1-2 mins until the berries soften, but don’t burst. Set aside until ready to serve. Spoon over the ice cream and eat with crisp biscuits.

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andynun
18th Nov, 2012
5.05
If you're looking for maximum deliciousness for minimum effort there is nothing better than this!
carysann
16th Jun, 2011
5.05
was a bit doubtful about the balsamic vinegar but it turned out really well and so simple to make. Delicious, will be making this again.
lyndar
17th Mar, 2011
5.05
Really enjoyed this recipe, very easy and blueberries were delicious.
tjs123
15th Feb, 2011
3.05
Made this for dinner last night very easy & quick but seemd to end up with a bit too much liquid, may re think the method if I make it again, maybe cook to puree or omit water? Very tasty though
donovan68
3rd Sep, 2010
4.05
Really easy but tastes great over a good quality vanilla icecream.
chamberlainr
20th Jul, 2010
Lovely way to jazz up plain ice-cream and great way to use up fruit thats not so fresh...
jakros
16th Jul, 2010
5.05
So easy and so delicious!!
ukberni
14th Aug, 2009
Sooo simple but so nice - and a superfood too!
annie01332
14th Jul, 2009
4.05
This is yummy!!
vickpole
31st May, 2009
5.05
Loved it, so tasty! Easiest desert ever and my 6 and 3 yr old boys loved it too! This will be a regular dish from now on!

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tarpan
18th May, 2016
Does anyone have a recipe for the biscuits pictured with the blueberry dish? Looks like one my Grandmother made for me 51 years ago. Thanks in advance
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