For this cold-weather dessert, you may use one or many types of dried fruitseven pineapple and mangoto suit your fancy. For the main meal, consider something homey such as vegetarian baked beans and coleslaw with a lusty lentil soup to start. You might want to offer mugs of chilled beer or conversely, hot espresso.
- 2 cups apple juice
- 1 Tbs. honey, optional
- 1 tsp. vanilla extract
- ½ cup quick-cooking grits
- 8 oz. mixture dried fruit, coarsely chopped
- 6 oz. soy yogurt
- ½ cup chopped pecans or walnuts