Rosy quince & cranberry jelly

Quince recipes

11 Recipes

Quince is great for making jellies, jams and other preserves, such as the Spanish quince paste, membrillo. Discover our favourite recipe ideas for this seasonal fruit...

Quince & rosewater jelly and Quince paste

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(0 ratings)

This makes two preserves in one, as pulp left over from making the jelly is used to make quince paste, also known as 'membrillo' in Spain
  • 3 hours and 10 mins
  • More effort

Quince crumble tart

4

(5 ratings)

A delicious combination of sweet, rich quince purée in an almond pastry case
  • 2 hours and 50 mins
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Rosy quince & cranberry jelly

5

(1 rating)

This tangy jelly makes a fantastic accompaniment to your Christmas roast turkey, pork pie, ham or cheeseboard - or a gorgeous gift
  • 2 hours and 15 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Sweet spiced lamb shanks with quince

5

(3 ratings)

A cross between a Persian stew and Moroccan tagine, the spices in this slow cooked one-pot are mellow. Serve with rice, couscous or flatbreads
  • 3 hours and 10 mins
  • Easy

Patchwork orchard pie

4.5

(2 ratings)

Serve this lattice-topped, shortcrust pasty warm with custard - if you don't have quinces make up the weight with apples or pears
  • 1 hour and 40 mins
  • Easy

Cheeseboard sticks

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(0 ratings)

Create a canapé out of a classic cheeseboard, then thread on to skewers with quince paste and grapes
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Persimmon & membrillo galette

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Persimmons, also known as Sharon fruits, have a honeyed flavour that pairs well with sweet quince paste in our simple winter dessert, perfect for Christmas
  • 1 hour
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Membrillo, chorizo & cheddar toastie

3.75

(1 rating)

Make a cosy night in even more indulgent with this meltingly good quince paste, spicy sausage and cheese toasted sandwich - the perfect winter pick-me-up
  • 16 mins
  • Easy

Venison with quince

4.5

(2 ratings)

Quinces are a perfect balance to rich venison, and spiked with rosemary they offer a heady depth to this prepare-ahead main
  • 2 hours and 20 mins
  • More effort