Summer Fruit on Yoghurt and Whipped Cream with Hard Sugar Top

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A Taste of Dreams

By Josceline Dimbleby

Published 1976

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Oh, the thrill of summer fruit! The excitement of the first glossy red cherries after the endless apples and oranges of grey winter! A simple bowl of summer fruit which you have with cream or lemon juice is perfect. This recipe is a pretty and delicious variation.


  • ½ pint whipping cream or (double) cream (275 ml)
  • ½ pint plain y


Whip up the cream. Mix in the yoghurt, sweetened with a little caster sugar. Spread the mixture on a large flat oval or round dish. Arrange the strawberries, raspberries or cherries on top. Boil up about 3 or 4 oz of caster sugar (75–110