Tropical Charoset- Epicurious

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 12
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 245.0
  • Total Fat: 8.5 g
  • Cholesterol: 0.0 mg
  • Sodium: 2.0 mg
  • Total Carbs: 40.0 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 6.2 g
  • Protein: 4.6 g

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Number of Servings: 12


    1 pear, peeled, cored, and chopped
    3 apples, peeled, cored, and chopped
    3 bananas, peeled and mashed
    2 cups pitted dates (about 1 lb)
    2 cups sliced or slivered almonds (about 8 oz)
    2 tablespoons ground canela (see Tips, below)
    1 cup sweet red wine, such as Manischewitz Extra Heavy Malaga, plus additional if needed
    Matzoh or corn tortillas


Combine all ingredients in food processor and purée. Transfer mixture to large saucepan and simmer over low heat, stirring frequently, until thickened, about 15 to 20 minutes. Cool completely, then chill, covered, until cold. Serve with matzoh or corn tortillas.

Make approximately 12- 1/2 cup servings
(calculated without tortillas)

Canela, also called true, Mexican, Ceylon, or Sri Lanka cinnamon, is a less pungent variety than the cassia cinnamon commonly used in the U.S. It's available at

Number of Servings: 12

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user VIRTUOSO12.

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