Cereal topped with fruit compote and a jar of compote

Compote recipes

42 Recipes

Make a fruity compote to dollop over your breakfast cereal, pancakes, ice cream or desserts. Our seasonal flavours include blackcurrant, summer berry and rhubarb.  

7 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A simple fruity compote to dollop onto your breakfast bowl, taking it from bland to berry beautiful

25 mins
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Vegan
Gluten-free
29 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Top high-fibre porridge oats with creamy Greek yogurt and healthy blueberries – buy frozen to help cut the cost of this filling breakfast

10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
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8 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

This compote is bursting with juiciness, the perfect way to use up an abundance of blackberries

15 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Fennel goes well not just with fish but also pork and poultry, and this soft and juicy side makes a great accompaniment to a Sunday roast

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
3 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Treat yourself to this fruity compote - so good you'll want it with everything

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This rich compote makes a perfect addition to pancakes for brunch

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Crisp hazelnut meringues with whipped cream and gooseberry compote make the perfect gluten-free summer dessert

1 hr and 45 mins
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Gluten-free
5 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Full of wonderful flavours and is equally delicious served hot or chilled

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
10 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Make this the night before and it’ll be ready waiting for you in the fridge in the morning. If you like your almonds crunchy, scatter them on before serving

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
7 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Cook your strawberries into a jam-like silky sauce then serve with scrummy drop scones and ice cream

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

The ultimate breakfast for healthy joints - swap oats for an alternative grain in this yogurt porridge, topped with apple and a fruity compote

35 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Pair seasonal, tart rhubarb with roast pork to cut through the richness - it does just as good a job as apple sauce on your Sunday lunch table

15 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

A low in fat, vibrant dessert to impress your guests

55 mins
Easy
3 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Two simple steps make a deliciously fruity pudding spiced with cinnamon and cloves. It's easy to make in the microwave and counts as one of your 5-a-day

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Boozy kirsch-soaked cherries, combined with vanilla ice cream and amaretti biscuits make a dessert as simple as it is delicious 

20 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This light, fruity dessert is a German summertime staple - a mixed berry compote with custard. The fruity mix is ideal as a topping for granola or stirred through ice cream

30 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Great as an easy dessert for Sunday lunch, then use for breakfasts and midweek puds

50 mins
Easy
13 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

The perfect autumnal afternoon treat, sit back and enjoy with a warming cup of tea

35 mins
Easy
3 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

This luscious compote, from Gordon Ramsay, can be made with a variety of fruits – try apple, mango or even figs. It goes fabulously well with his rustic pâté

25 mins
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Vegetarian
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

A healthy fruit compote with fat-free yoghurt for breakfast will keep your energy up until lunchtime

10 mins
Easy
5 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

This quick and crunchy dessert is perfect when you feel like a midweek treat

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
6 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

A dairy-free panna cotta using soya milk. Perfect texture and a blend of flavours make this dish hard to fault

40 mins
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Vegan
Gluten-free
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Impress your guests with Gordon Ramsay’s intensely flavoured fruit purée topped with yogurt and shavings of iced fruit granita

1 hr and 30 mins
A challenge
1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Add summer raspberries, blueberries and juicy plums to orange juice for a nutritious breakfast mix

15 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
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