Recipe courtesy of Sidecar Doughnuts & Coffee
Total:
30 min
Active:
30 min
Yield:
4 to 6 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • 2 cups sugar
  • 1/2 Madagascar vanilla bean 
  • 1 pound apricots, halved and pitted 

Directions

Stir the sugar and 1 1/4 cups water together in a medium-sized non-reactive saucepan. Scrape out the seeds from the vanilla bean and add them along with the pod to the saucepan. Bring to a full boil, stirring frequently to dissolve the sugar. Reduce the heat to a simmer and add the apricots. Poach the apricots in the syrup for about 5 minutes, or until very tender. Let cool.

Cook's Note

This compote is delicious served over ice cream or ricotta cheese.

This recipe was provided by a chef, restaurant or culinary professional. It has not been tested for home use.

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