Millie’s Apricot and Ginger Dessert


1 kilo fresh apricots

250 gm sugar

3 tablespoons Sarah’s Seville Orange and Ginger Marmalade

Vanilla ice cream

Four traditional pieces of Grasmere Gingerbread

A handful of Grasmere Gingerbread crumbs


1. Wash, stone and quarter apricots.

2. Stew apricots over a low heat until soft, add sugar and marmalade and cook for a further minute or two until sugar is dissolved.

3. Set aside to cool.

4. Carefully cut Grasmere Gingerbread pieces into three narrow strips.

5. Spoon apricot and marmalade puree into individual serving dishes and top each one with a scoop of vanilla ice cream.

6. Sprinkle Grasmere Gingerbread crumbs over the ice cream.

7. Place the serving dish on a plate with two fingers of Grasmere Gingerbread and serve.