A very good, comfort-food dessert.
There are two completely different fruits called Currants which have absolutely nothing to do with each other.The first is the dried fruit that is basically a raisin; it’s made from grapes (see Zante Currants.) The second is the fresh red, white and black Currants that are in fact berries. Equivalents The following applies to the…
Zante Currants (aka Corinth raisins, or Corinthian raisins) are made from Zante (aka Black Corinth) Grapes. These grapes are small to begin with, so the currants end up about one-quarter the size of raisins.They are seedless, like the grape, very dark, and have a tangy tartness to them.They are not actually currants; they are raisins….