What to do with leftover prunes

Prunes are dried plums and are popular for their health benefits. Discover how you can use up leftover prunes here.

What to do with leftover prunes

Recipes using prunes

How to use leftover prunes

  • Sweeten a smoothie
    Whizz prunes into smoothies for natural sweetness. Try blending oats, almond milk, banana, prunes and almond butter with ice.
  • Flapjack
    For a fruity, chewy treat, stir a few chopped prunes into flapjack mixture and bake. Search for a recipe at deliciousmagazine.co.uk.
  • Boozy sauce
    Soak prunes in cognac for a few hours, then add to a red wine or port sauce and serve with steak or venison.

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