Rhubarb smoothie with custard and granola

servings 6
45 minutes

Ingredients

  • 500g of rhubarb, chopped
  • 6 tbsp of honey
  • 50ml of orange juice
  • 10 tbsp of granola
  • 400g of strawberry ice cream
  • 2 ice cubes
  • 220ml of custard

Method

1
Add the rhubarb to a bowl with 4 tbsp of honey and the orange juice, leave to marinate for a minimum of 1 hour
  • 500g of rhubarb
  • 4 tbsp of honey
  • 50ml of orange juice
2
Pour the contents of the bowl into a saucepan over a medium heat and simmer until the rhubarb is soft, approximately 4-6 minutes
3
Drain the rhubarb, honey and orange through a colander, reserving the syrup. Chill the syrup in the fridge until cool
4
Meanwhile, preheat the oven 175°C/gas mark 4 and line a baking tray with parchment paper
5
In a bowl, mix the granola with the remaining honey
  • 10 tbsp of granola
  • 2 tbsp of honey
6
Place the granola mix on the baking tray and cook in the oven for 2 minutes. Then remove, mix well and place back in the oven for another 2 minutes. Set aside to cool
7
Just before serving, add the cold rhubarb, syrup, strawberry ice cream and 2 ice cubes to a blender and blitz until smooth
  • 400g of strawberry ice cream
  • 2 ice cubes
  • 220ml of custard
8
Pour the ice cream smoothie mixture into serving glasses and delicately add a layer of custard - so that it doesn't sink. Top with the granola and serve immediately. You could also add a sprinkling of desiccated coconut or drizzle of honey to finish