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Festive chutney

Festive chutney


This fragrant dip goes brilliantly with your favourite Co-op British cheeses

  • Feeds 30 Feeds 30
  • Ready in 44 minutes

Each serving contains

  • Energy
    133kj 31kcal
  • Fat
    Low 1%
  • Saturates
    Low 1%
  • Sugar
    High 1%
  • Salt
    Low 1%

% of adult’s reference intake | Carbohydrates per serving : 6g

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  • 1 tbsp Co-op olive oil
  • 2 red onions, finely chopped
  • 20g ginger, finely grated
  • 1 red chilli, finely chopped
  • 800g firm pears, cored and diced
  • 2 star anise (optional)
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 25g Co-op light brown soft sugar
  • 2 tbsp Co-op cider vinegar
  • 2 oranges, both zested, 1 juiced
  • 85g Co-op fresh cranberries


  1. Heat the oil in a large saucepan over a low heat
  2. Add the onion, ginger and chilli, and cook for 15 mins, stirring often, until softened
  3. Add the pear, star anise (if using) and cinnamon, and fry for 5 mins more
  4. Stir in the sugar and cider vinegar
  5. Once the sugar has melted, add the orange zest, juice and cranberries
  6. Gently bubble for 20 mins, stirring occasionally and adding a splash of water if needed, until the pears are very soft but still holding their shape, and the liquid is syrupy
  7. Store in sterilised jars and keep in the fridge for up to 5 days

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