Rhubarb and Ginger Deliciousnesses

May 3, 2022

This article was written for Annabel & Grace, which is now part of Rest Less.

Rhubarb and Ginger Deliciousnesses are a fabulously light way to welcome the Spring sunshine and impress your and your family’s tastebuds. Beautiful pink seasonal rhubarb, a hint of orange and my all time favourite indulgence – mascarpone. These individual rhubarb desserts can be assembled ahead of time and kept in the fridge until ready to serve.

Rhubarb and Ginger Deliciousnesses

Recipe by GraceCourse: Recipes, Sweet TreatsDifficulty: Easy
Servings

6

servings

All these flavours and textures work together brilliantly…

Ingredients

  • 6 stalks rhubarb, chopped into 1″ pieces

  • Tbsp caster sugar

  • 250g mascarpone (low fat version if you prefer)

  • 2 tbsp icing sugar

  • 1 tbsp Stones Ginger Wine (marsala or sherry will do just as well)

  • Finely grated zest of 1 orange

  • 100ml double cream, whipped

  • 12 sponge fingers

  • Almond slivers, toasted

Directions

  • Cook the rhubarb with 1 tbsp caster sugar and 3 tbsp water in a lidded saucepan over a low heat, until very soft (I find this only takes 5 mins)… leave to cool.
  • Mix the mascarpone, icing sugar, alcohol and orange zest until smooth. Fold through the whipped cream.
  • Break up the sponge fingers and put some in the base of each serving glass. Then layer the rhubarb and mascarpone on top. Finally, add a generous sprinkle of golden toasted almond slivers.

Wondering what to do for Father’s Day? Why not make the man in your life a Rhubarb and Elderflower Cake?

Quality wines from just £6.25 per bottle

The Wine Society is one of the UK’s leading wine merchants. A one time payment of just £40 gets you lifetime access to The Wine Society, unlocking access to honestly priced, world-beating wines. Plus, free, next day delivery on all orders with £20 off your first order. T&Cs** apply.

**If your order is for a gift, the recipient must be over 18 years. By placing your order, you confirm that the recipient is over 18 years old.

Join now

Get the latest ideas, advice and inspiration

No spam. Just useful and interesting stuff, straight to your inbox. Covering jobs, finance, learning, volunteering, lifestyle and more.

By providing us your email address you agree to receive emails and communications from us and acknowledge that your personal data will be used in accordance with our Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions. You can unsubscribe at any time by following the link in our emails.

Enjoying Rest Less? Help us reach more people like you

Leave us a rating Want to tell us something?