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Makes about 1/2 cup---
|These nifty combinations of finely diced fruit and all-fruit preserves create nearly instant sauces. Each combination makes enough for four to six 1/3- to 1/2-cup servings as a topping.
Peach or Nectarine Sauce: Combine 2 cups finely diced peaches or nectarines with 2 to 3 teaspoons all-fruit peach or apricot preserves. Stir together well.
Strawberry or Strawberry-Blueberry Sauce: Combine 1 pint thinly sliced strawberries (or 1 cup each blueberries and sliced strawberries) with 2 to 3 teaspoons strawberry jam. Stir together well.
Pear and Mango: Perfect for winter! Combine 1 cup diced, peeled pear and 1 cup diced mango with 2 to 3 teaspoons peach or apricot all-fruit preserves. Stir together well.
Purely Mango: Combine 2 cups diced mango with 2 to 3 teaspoons mango, peach, or apricot all-fruit preserves. Stir together well.
4 to 6 servings
- 2 ripe bananas, well mashed
- 1 cup whole-wheat pastry flour
- Pinch each ground cinnamon and ground nutmeg
- 1/2 cup dark raisins, optional
- 1 cup low-fat milk, rice milk, or soy milk
- 2 tablespoons nonhydrogenated margarine
- Maple syrup or all-fruit preserves, optional
- Calories: 176
- Total fat: 5 g
- Protein: 5 g
- Fiber: 4 g
- Carbohydrates: 30 g
- Cholesterol: 2 g
- Sodium: 62 mg
- Calories: 181
- Total fat: 5 g
- Protein: 4 g
- Fiber: 4 g
- Carbohydrates: 34 g
- Cholesterol: 0 g
- Sodium: 56 mg
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