Christmas pudding with a compote of cranberries and apples

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Long thought, what is so festive to prepare for the 100th recipe. And unexpectedly found a solution. It's Christmas on the nose. So why not cook two dishes, without which no traditional Ukrainian Sweater (Christmas Eve): kutya and uzvar.

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Ingredients for Christmas pudding with a compote of cranberries and apples

Step by step instruction of cooking Christmas pudding with a compote of cranberries and apples

Шаг 1

I found another option: cranberry and fresh apples. Personally, I love it. I hope You will like it! In fact, he is "highlight" this recipe!

Шаг 2

Cranberries grind into a puree.

Шаг 3

Using a sieve Express the juice.

Шаг 4

Cake put in a pan,

Шаг 5

Fill with water and bring to a boil.

Шаг 6

Meanwhile, cut the apples in cubes.

Шаг 7

A decoction of klucinova of the filter cake, the cake throwing. It is now exactly nothing!

Шаг 8

Cook the compote until ready apples. It took me about 20 minutes because the apples are finely chopped.

Шаг 9

Add otrajeny first cliquey juice and mix well. Here apples are still swirling after mixing, so the photo came out slightly blurred.

Шаг 10

Cool. Uzvar is ready! Plus its that at the end adds a fresh cliquey juice without any heat treatment that preserves all the vitamins! True, and you should drink it in 1-2 days.

Шаг 11

Christmas pudding is traditionally made of wheat, as it is considered a symbol of eternal life. But there are recipes Kuti rice and even pasta. I still prefer wheat.
Wheat in the evening rinse well several times until, until the water is transparent. Leave in water overnight.

Шаг 12

In the morning drain the water and again cover with water in a ratio of about 1:3. Add a pinch of salt and cook over low heat, stirring occasionally until tender wheat. Everywhere it is written that the wheat is cooked for 1-2 hours, but I got it within 30 minutes was ready. Ready wheat to cool.

Шаг 13

Raisins and poppy seeds steamed with boiling water.

Шаг 14

Mac small portions to grind in a mortar.

Шаг 15

Mac needs to give "milk". Sorry for the creative mess on the table.

Шаг 16

Dried apricots cut into cubes.

Шаг 17

It is best to take lemon and orange slices, they are denser and not "smeared" the Christmas pudding. Marmalade, as well as dried apricots, cut into cubes.

Шаг 18

Nuts I wanted not ground in a mortar, and minced with a knife. I took quite well, non-traditional cashews. Still festive dish and "to" him to put what tastes better :D

Шаг 19

Combine with the wheat, raisins, dried apricots, marmalade, poppy seeds and nuts.

Шаг 20

In a glass compote dissolve the honey.

Шаг 21

Add the compote with honey to pudding and mix well. Leave to infuse.

Шаг 22

Put the pudding in a pretty dish, pour the compote in a pretty pitcher or carafe and put it on the table next to ten more meatless dishes! Yes, let Christ descend into every home in this Holy Night!