No time to soak fruit for your Christmas baking? This delicious and spicy quick fruit mix comes together in 10 minutes and will be ready to use in 10 hours! Try this all vegetarian, alcohol free quick mincemeat!
Raisins - 3/4 cup (replace part of this with diced prunes, currants, cranberries) Candied Orange Peel, chopped - 1/2 cup (Homemade please!) Dried figs, chopped - 1/4 cup (5-6 figs) Zest of one fresh orange Orange juice, freshly squeezed - 120 ml / 1/2 cup (plus more for adding later) Brown sugar - 2 tablespoons Unsalted butter - 1 tablespoon Ground cloves - 1/8 teaspoon Ground cinnamon - Scant 1/2 teaspoon Nutmeg - (optional) I did not use Chopped cashew nuts - 1/4 cup (optional) Grated apple , 1 - optional