parfait.

July 13, 2011
rhubarb cut up sugared yogurt as you can probably imagine based on the date of this post, its been several weeks now that the rhubarb pictured has been languishing in our crisper. purchased during the height of rhubarb season, it wasnā€™t until yesterday that i finally got around to doing something with it.

too hot to do anything more, i decided on a simple compote: water + sugar + rhubarb + heat.

paired with creamy yogurt and topped with brown sugar, it was just the tangy treat we needed.

better late than never, right?

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16 Comments

  • Reply Wendy July 13, 2011 at 11:02 am

    Okay… YUM!

  • Reply Monica July 13, 2011 at 12:14 pm

    delicious

  • Reply Mal July 13, 2011 at 1:35 pm

    Looks delicious! I love rhubarb

  • Reply caroline July 13, 2011 at 2:03 pm

    confession… never have had rhubarb (as far as i know).

  • Reply Julie July 13, 2011 at 3:42 pm

    So good…and that's where most of the nutrition is! Sorry I've been slack with commenting, it's always a pleasure to visit you though;)

  • Reply Felicia July 13, 2011 at 3:48 pm

    What a good idea. I've always been too intimidated to try cooking anything with rhubarb! Inspiring.

  • Reply Marjorie Rose July 13, 2011 at 4:53 pm

    Better late than never! I agree with Felicia, rhubarb does seem intimidating yet you made it look so simple.

  • Reply another feather July 13, 2011 at 6:42 pm

    Oh rhubarb! What a wonderful way to enjoy it.

  • Reply Cindy July 13, 2011 at 9:22 pm

    the parfait looks delicious and it is mighty hot this week. good weather for surfing. have you seen the current issue of house beautiful? it's all about small spaces, including a 300 sq ft apartment in brooklyn that is very colorful.

  • Reply lynette July 13, 2011 at 9:42 pm

    i love rhubarb…i have to get some next time i'm at the farmer's market. thanks for the yummy reminder!

  • Reply thrillofthechaise.com July 13, 2011 at 10:32 pm

    YUM, I'll take one, thanks šŸ™‚

    Kate

    http://www.thrillofthechaise.com

  • Reply Nicole Franzen {La Buena Vida} July 13, 2011 at 10:42 pm

    yum, the boyfriend is obsessed with rhubarb and he would love this. Hope all is going well for you in the city šŸ™‚

  • Reply Miss Bibliophile July 14, 2011 at 1:32 am

    I'm generally anti-rhubarb, but those look good enough to potentially convert me.

  • Reply Lauren July 14, 2011 at 3:59 am

    I have never cooked nor tried rhubarb! i need to though. this weekend I want to master making homemade greek yogurt

  • Reply Chloe Likes To Talk July 14, 2011 at 12:02 pm

    Man I love rhubarb and this looks absolutely yummy, loving the idea of yoghurt with it and these are beautifully presented.

  • Reply bronwyn July 14, 2011 at 1:41 pm

    I'm sitting here eating yogurt with granola, wishing I had time to make compote with the rhubarb in my fridge to top it off. Perhaps tomorrow. This really looks very good.

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