Rhubarb with Bananas and Rum

Preparation info

  • Serves


    • Difficulty


Appears in

The Times Calendar Cookbook

By Katie Stewart

Published 1977

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Gentle slow cooking is required to keep pieces of rhubarb whole and neat in shape. Baking them in the oven usually gives very good results.


  • 450 g/1 lb early rhubarb
  • 100 g/4


Trim and wash the rhubarb and cut into 2.5 - cm (1 - in) lengths. Place in an ovenproof dish, sprinkle over the sugar and add the orange juice and salt. Leave to stand for at least 2 hours, so that the sug