Keeping you regular with our weekly episodes, this time we probe everybody’s favorite laxative, prunes. This versatile fruit delights whether dried, stewed, juiced, roasted, savory or sweet. “Moist” haters beware.


The Wet Plum cocktail



The Wet Plum Mocktail – Prune juice, splash of club soda and a squeeze of lemon.

Paula Wolfert’s Stewed Pork with Prunes and Onions via Fine Cooking
David Lebovitz’s Prunes Stewed with Port Wine 
Wine-Stewed Prunes and Mascarpone via Frankie’s 457 Spuntino
Molly’s book Delancey, released on May 6th. 

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