| SPICED NECTARINES WITH HONEY CREAM CHEESE RECIPE
Spiced Nectarines with Honey Cream Cheese
Spiced Nectarines with Honey Cream Cheese (serves 4)
40g caster sugar
½ tsp ground mixed spice
Zest and juice of half a lemon
1 tsp of arrowroot or cornflour
4 stoned sliced nectarines
100g light cream cheese
1 tbsp honey
Optional: mint for garnish
Place the sugar in a small pan with mixed spice and 150ml of water.
Add two strips of lemon zest and the lemon juice to the pan.
Heat the mixture in the pan until the sugar dissolves, and then simmer for around 5 minutes.
Blend the arrowroot/cornflour with a little cold water and add to the spiced syrup.
Stir until the mixture thickens.
Place the sliced nectarines in a bowl and pour the syrup over them
Chill until ready to serve.
Mix the cream cheese with the honey, and spoon on top of the nectarines when ready to serve.
Optional: Garnish with mint
160 calories and 3.3 grams fat per serving.