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Plum recipes

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Use the soft, sweet, juicy flesh of plums in jams, chutneys, puddings, porridge and crumbles – they taste delicious and add vibrant colour.

For more recipes using stone fruits, check out our cherry recipes, peach recipes and apricot recipes.

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  • Sticky plum flapjack bars

    Sticky plum flapjack bars

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.65 ratings

    This is a great recipe to get the kids in the kitchen - they'll enjoy the results too

  • Poached plums

    Poached plums

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.29 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 plum marshmallows

    Sugar plum marshmallows

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.3 ratings

    Light, fluffy marshmallows which pack a real plum punch - cut into chunky cubes and dust with icing sugar, or dip in a chocolate fondue

  • 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, raspberry jam & cardamom crumble squares cut into slices

    Plum, raspberry jam & cardamom crumble squares

    A star rating of 3.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Add a layer of jam to bakes like these bars for a simple way to get more flavour. These moreish crumble squares are made with raspberry jam and plums

  • Honey-orange poached plums

    Honey-orange poached plums

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    This simple pudding is light and seasonal- flavour your fruit with orange blossom water and sweet honey then serve with crunchy biscuits

  • Plum, hazelnut & chocolate cake

    Plum, hazelnut & chocolate cake

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.54 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

  • Roasted plum & pistachio custard pastries on a white table

    Roasted plum & pistachio custard pastries

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Make the most of plums in late summer and bake them in a pastry case with a pistachio and custard filling. They're well worth the effort

  • 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

  • Plum & raspberry jam

    Plum & raspberry jam

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.6 ratings

    Packed with fruit, this deep pink preserve should be spread thickly - or present it as a homemade gift

  • Glazed plum cake

    Glazed plum cake

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.13 ratings

    This glorious cake looks like something in a French pâtisserie, but is actually quite simple to make

  • Roast duck & griddled plum salad

    Roast duck & griddled plum salad

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    This slow-cooked duck salad makes a great centrepiece for entertaining – dinner party guests will love the range of textures and flavours

  • 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

  • Plumbrillo

    Plumbrillo

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.11 ratings

    Try Jane's British version of Spanish quince paste membrillo, made with plums instead of quinces. Serve with manchego or alongside your cheeseboard

  • Braised pork with plums

    Braised pork with plums

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.98 ratings

    Meltingly tender meat in a spicy, fruity sauce, this meal is guaranteed to impress

  • 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

  • Maple & star anise roasted plums

    Maple & star anise roasted plums

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.7 ratings

    You can use just one variety of plum for this simple dessert, or choose a mixture of colours and flavours - it's up to you

  • Crunchy spiced plums

    Crunchy spiced plums

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.6 ratings

    Spice up your plums with this simple pud recipe perfect with lashings of custard

  • Plum betty

    Plum betty

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.7 ratings

    Plentiful and cheap, plums are full of flavour and goodness, so why not make them into a comforting pud?

  • 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

  • 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.

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