When carefully dried, they become raisins. Grapes can be crushed as a dessert topping. They can also be juiced for a luxurious and refreshing treat.Use them as attractive additions or centres of attention in fruit salads,tarts or as an accompaniment to a dessert.
Store grapes refrigerated as they are ripe when they are picked, and the high temperatures we are experiencing at the moment will cause them to wither or ferment. Under refrigeration, these grapes keep for up to two weeks
4 Quick ideas with CARDINAL GRAPES
- For a fresh summer treat, freeze cardinal grapes until firm.
- Great as an alternative to iceblocks on a hot day,
- Serve them with thick natural yoghurt for breakfast or dessert.
- For a fresh summer salad, combine watermelon cubes, cardinal grapes, sliced plums and nectarines and peaches. Drizzle with a little honey just before serving.