Plum Raspberry Crumble

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Ingredients

  • 900g red plums, cut in half, pitted and cut into 2.5cm wedges
  • 140g caster sugar
  • 170g plain flour
  • 2 tbsp orange juice
  • 250g fresh raspberries
  • 60g light brown soft sugar
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 110g cold unsalted butter, Technique: Dicing Cutting a larger piece of food into even cube-shaped pieces. I know this Teach me, please diced
  • 45g quick-cooking oats
  • 60g flaked almonds, plus extra for sprinkling

Use imperial measurements

Method

How to make Plum Raspberry Crumble

1) Preheat the oven to 180C/Gas mark 4. In a large bowl, combine the Technique: Slice Cutting a thin piece or pieces from a larger ingredient or dish. You can slice ingredients using a slicing disc fitted inside your food processor. I know this Teach me, please sliced plums, 50g of the caster sugar, 30g of the flour and the orange juice and toss well. Add the raspberries and toss lightly. Pour into a 23 by 30 by 5cm deep baking dish.

2) For the topping, place the remaining flour and caster sugar, the brown sugar and the salt in the bowl of a food processor fitted with a steel blade and pulse a few times to combine. Add the butter and pulse until the butter is pea-sized.

3) Pour the mixture into a bowl, add the oats, and work it with your hands until it resembles breadcrumbs. Add the 60g of almonds and mix well. Spread the topping evenly over the plums, making sure the fruit is covered. Sprinkle with some extra almonds.

4) Bake for 40 minutes, or until the fruit is tender and bubbly and the topping is golden brown. Serve warm or at room temperature.