Vanilla and cinnamon add subtle flavor to this quick rhubarb compote. Serve warm or cold, wrapped in crepes or over ice cream. Source: EatingWell Magazine, March/April 2008

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  • Combine rhubarb, sugar and cinnamon in a medium saucepan. Bring to a simmer over medium-high heat; reduce heat to a gentle simmer and cook until the rhubarb begins to break down, about 5 minutes. Remove from heat and stir in vanilla.


Nutrition Facts

125 calories; 0.3 g total fat; 0.1 g saturated fat; 5 mg sodium. 353 mg potassium; 30.9 g carbohydrates; 2.3 g fiber; 27 g sugar; 1.1 g protein; 125 IU vitamin a iu; 10 mg vitamin c; 9 mcg folate; 107 mg calcium; 15 mg magnesium; 25 g added sugar;

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Rating: 5 stars
Perfect and delicious as is except I use coconut sugar. No lid required. Perfect for toast over ice cream or whatever. Read More
Rating: 4 stars
Please put the lid on or else it will never have enough liquid to cook properly. other than that I followed the recipe as is and it was delicious and a simple but good way to use up rhubarb from the garden. Read More