Prep time: 5 mins    |    Cooking time: 25 mins



  •  fruit (pears)
  • 2 cups Coca-Cola
  • 3 Tbs sugar
  • 2 cups water
  • 2 tsp ground cardamom
  • 4 Tbs Mascarpone cheese
  • 1/4 cup walnuts – toasted

Place the Coca Cola, sugar, water and cardamom in a saucepan and bring to a boil, turn down to a simmer and pop in the fruit. Cover with a cartouche and cook until the fruit is tender. Remove and allow to cool slightly. Serve with a dollop of whipped Mascarpone cheese and sprinkle with some toasted walnuts.