Kroger Creations - Sundae Walnuts

Sundae Walnuts

1 cup walnuts halves

1 cup pure maple syrup

Combine all.  Cover and allow to stand at room temperature for 1 hour.  Can chill in refrigerator for up to one month.

Cherry Compote

20 ounces Bing cherries, frozen then thawed

1 cup orange juice

1/2 cup sugar

Combine all into a large saucepan.  Bring to a boil then reduce to a simmer.  Cook 10 minutes.  Using a slotted spoon remove cherries.  Boil liquid remaining in pan until it has reduced by half and is thick.  Combine cherries and thickened sauce.  Serve warm.