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Compote of Fruit Recipe

Compote of Fruit Recipe

"This different and refreshing combination of fruits is a welcome side dish my husband, Jim, and I enjoy with breakfast or lunch," says Genise Krause from Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin. "The light dressing lets the goodness of the fruit come through."
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 15 min. YIELD:2 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 can (8 ounces) unsweetened pineapple chunks
  • 1 medium pink grapefruit, peeled and sectioned
  • 1 medium red apple, cubed
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1 teaspoon cornstarch
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 1 tablespoon lime juice

Directions

  • 1. Drain pineapple, reserving 1/4 cup juice. In a small bowl, combine the pineapple, grapefruit and apple. In a small saucepan, combine the sugar, cornstarch and salt. Gradually stir in lime juice and reserved pineapple juice until smooth. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 1-2 minutes or until thickened. Pour over fruit and toss to coat. Serve immediately. Yield: 2 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 cup equals 145 calories, trace fat (trace saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 148 mg sodium, 37 g carbohydrate, 4 g fiber, 1 g protein. Diabetic Exchange: 2-1/2 fruit.