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Ginger Baked Apples

Serves: 4
Cooking Time: 1 hour
Oven Temperature: 190 C (375 F)



  • 4 cooking apples, cored
  • 2 x 15ml spoons (2 tablespoons) dark marmalade
  • 75g (3 oz) Walkers Stem Ginger Shortbread, ground
  • 25g (1 oz) raisins
  • 75g (3 oz) brown sugar
  • 150ml (1/4 pint) Sauternes wine
  • 1 orange
  • Yoghurt, to serve


Score the apples around the middle. Place in an ovenproof dish. Fill with a mixture of marmalade, shortbread crumbs and raisins. Pour over the wine and sprinkle with sugar. Bake, basting occasionally. Peel the orange with a potato peeler and squeeze it. Cut the rind into slivers. Transfer the cooked apples to a serving dish. Reduce the orange juice and the cooking liquor in a pan. Decorate the apples with the orange rind. Serve with the sauce and yoghurt.

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