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Plum dessert recipes

34 Recipes

Showcase sweet, juicy plums in a range of comforting autumnal desserts. Choose from fruity plum puddings, crumbles, cobblers and more.


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  • Plum & apple cobbler in a serving dish

    Ultimate plum & apple cobbler

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.20 ratings

    Slide this pudding into the oven after the Sunday roast has come out. It's classic comfort food and the cobbler topping can be used on any stewed fruit

  • Plum crumble

    Plum crumble

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.93 ratings

    Use two types of sugar and ground almonds for the perfect crunchy crumble topping, layered on top of cinnamon-spiced plums

  • Poached plums

    Poached plums

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.27 ratings

    Cook a comforting autumn dessert using these gently spiced, poached plums. Or make them the star of the show simply served with cream, custard or ice cream

  • Sugar plums

    Sugar plums

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.11 ratings

    A big tray of glistening sugared plums is the perfect way to welcome in the winter months

  • Plum & marzipan pie

    Plum & marzipan pie

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.7 ratings

    Top this deep pink pie filling with a lattice crust made of buttery sweet shortcrust pastry for a showstopping end to a special meal

  • Spiced plum & blackberry crumble

    Spiced plum & blackberry crumble

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.13 ratings

    Showcase fruit in a piping hot, oat-topped crumble delicately flavoured with cinnamon and star anise

  • Plum, hazelnut & chocolate cake

    Plum, hazelnut & chocolate cake

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.53 ratings

    Plums, chocolate and hazelnut - this is a cake that really celebrates the season. Enjoy a slice with your mid-morning coffee or serve it warm for dessert

  • Plum pudding

    Plum pudding

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.5 ratings

    A traditional, long-life Christmas plum pudding that's deliciously dark, rich and fruity

  • Maple plum crumble

    Maple plum crumble

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.31 ratings

    The classic plum crumble recipe is given a sweet twist to make it even more perfect

  • Limoncello plum tart

    Limoncello plum tart

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.36 ratings

    A melt-in-the-mouth dessert that can be prepared ahead

  • Plum & almond pastry

    Plum & almond pastry

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.10 ratings

    This open fruit tart looks and tastes fantastic for very little effort – frangipane flavours complement sugar plums

  • Plum & almond pudding

    Plum & almond pudding

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.18 ratings

    British plums are one of the great late-summer treats. Enjoy them warm from the oven in this comforting pudding

  • Plum & marzipan tart tatin

    Plum & marzipan tart tatin

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.12 ratings

    Sugar-sweet chunks of molten marzipan harmonise with sharp fruity plums in this autumn tart

  • Flapjack baked plums

    Flapjack baked plums

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.7 ratings

    It’s a pleasure to sink into a warm pud of orange-poached plums with crunchy, oaty topping.

  • Plum kulfis

    Plum kulfis

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.8 ratings

    Choosing pink-fleshed plums will give you the most stunning colour in this winning prepare-ahead dessert for friends

  • Oaty plum gingerbread slice

    Oaty plum gingerbread slice

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.20 ratings

    A rustic traybake for any time of day. Try a square at coffee break, or with a jug of steaming custard after dinner.

  • Plum & ginger tart

    Plum & ginger tart

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    A quick but impressive autumnal tart, made using ready-made puff pastry to keep life simple

  • Plum & amaretti semifreddo

    Plum & amaretti semifreddo

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.5 ratings

    A ripple of sweet plum purée and chunks of almond biscuit turn this Italian ice cream into an all-in-one dessert

  • Plum & apple cobbler

    Plum & apple cobbler

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.10 ratings

    A plum-filled pudding with a light, fluffy scone-like topping - perfect for after the Sunday roast


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