Bored of traditional apple crumble? Try this sweet and exotic peach and coconut crumble instead! This quick and simple recipe takes just 20 minutes prep for a deliciously different dessert the whole family will love. Serve with cream or ice cream or custard.
- 4 peaches, stoned and cut into wedges
- 150g blueberries
- 90g caster sugar,
- 1tsp vanilla extract, optional
- 45g plain flour
- 45g butter
- 45g shredded coconut
- 45g chopped hazelnuts or flaked almonds
- Cream or ice cream, to serve
- You will need:
- Shallow ovenproof dish
Set the oven to 180°C/350°F/Gas mark 4. Pu tthe peaches and blueberries in the dish. Sprinkle with all but 2tbsp of the sugar, and the vanilla, if using, and mix in gently with your hand.
Mix the rest of the sugar in a bowl with the flour. Add slivers of butter and rub it in with your fingertips. Stir in the coconut and nuts.
Spoon the mixture over the fruit in clumps. Bake for 35-40 mins until golden and crispy on top. Serve crumble warm with cream or ice cream.
Top tip for making Peach and coconut crumble
Add raspberries or redcurrants if you like. Or leave out the blueberries, add more peaches and add basil, or ginger or amaretto.