Print Options

Back to Spiced Mixed Fruit >

Include these items:

Select reviews >

Taste of Home Logo

Spiced Mixed Fruit

 Spiced Mixed Fruit
Delicious fresh fruit is hard to come by around Christmas. So this recipe calling for dried and canned fruits is fantastic.
13 ServingsPrep: 15 min. Bake: 50 min.

Ingredients

  • 2 packages (8 ounces each) mixed dried fruit
  • 1 can (15 ounces) fruit cocktail, undrained
  • 1 cup raisins
  • 1 cup apple cider or juice
  • 1/2 cup brandy or additional apple cider or juice
  • 4-1/2 teaspoons chopped crystallized ginger
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons ground cardamom
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons ground allspice
  • 2 medium apples, chopped
  • 1 cup fresh or frozen cranberries

Directions

  • In a 3-qt. baking dish, combine the first eight ingredients. Cover
  • and bake at 350° for 35-40 minutes or until fruit is softened.
  • Stir in apples and cranberries. Bake, uncovered, for 15-20 minutes or
  • until apples are tender. Serve warm or at room temperature. Yield:
  • 6-1/2 cups.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1/2 cup) equals 152 calories, trace fat (trace saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 10 mg sodium, 34 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 1 g protein.