Hartford House

The Home of Good Conversation, Fine Wine and Classic Horses.

Award-winning hotel and restaurant situated at Summerhill Stud on the picturesque KwaZulu-Natal Midlands Meander, South Africa.

Rhubarb and Strawberry Compote Recipe

 Rhubarb Photo : Jackie  Cameron

Photo : Jackie Cameron

Rhubarb and Strawberry Compote

Rhubarb and strawberry compote is so versatile and can be served sweet, in a tart, or savoury, with a seared duck breast.

Ingredients :

1 bunch Rhubarb, chopped

2 punnet fresh Strawberry, chopped

3 cups Water, just to cover

3 cups White Sugar

Method :

1) Remove any coarse or dry pieces from the rhubarb

2) Place all the above ingredients into a pot and bring to the boil, stirring until all sugar crystals are dissolved. Simmer until the rhubarb is soft

3) Store in a sterilised bottle

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I look forward to hearing from you.

 jackie cameron

Jackie Cameron
Head Chef
Hartford House
+27 33 263 2713