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Heart-healthy food tip: Almond bread is a very low fat biscuit with the heart-friendly goodness of nuts.

Pistachios are lower in fat than most other nuts, and their green-coloured skin signals the presence of helpful phytochemicals. With the added goodness of berries, this dessert is perfect for an occasional treat.

Ingredients

Directions

  1. Step 1

    Combine ricotta, cranberries, apricots, pistachios, rosemary and icing sugar in a bowl and mix well.

  2. Step 2

    To make the stack, place a slice of almond bread on each of the four serving plates.

  3. Step 3

    Using half the ricotta mixture, spread each slice with the ricotta mixture then top with another piece of almond bread and ricotta mixture.

  4. Step 4

    Place the remaining almond bread on top of each stack and serve sprinkled with the extra cranberries and pistachios and a sprinkling of icing sugar.

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The Healthy Eating Hub

This article was written by an Accredited Practicing Dietitian from The Healthy Eating Hub. The Healthy Eating Hub is a team of university qualified nutritionists and dietitians who are passionate about helping people develop long term healthy eating habits through offering evidenced-based and practical nutrition advice that people can put into practice straight away.

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