Pomegranate Molasses

What is pomegranate molasses and where can you buy it?

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Discover what pomegranate molasses is, where to shop for it, and how to use it in our ingredient glossary

What is pomegranate molasses?

Pomegranate molasses is pomegranate juice that has been gently reduced, with or without added sugar, to make a syrup. It has a tangy sweet-sour flavour and is used in both savoury and sweet dishes, most traditionally in the Middle East and surrounding regions.

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Where to buy pomegranate molasses

Odysea Pomegranate Molasses, £3.00/250ml, Sainsbury’s

Al-Rabih Pomegranate Molasses, £10.95/300ml, Amazon


Pomegranate molasses recipes

Date and pecan loaf with pomegranate molasses

Use pomegranate molasses in this easy bake to make it extra sweet and moist. Serve with a scoop of ice cream and an extra drizzle of molasses for an indulgent dessert.

Date and Pecan Loaf Recipe with Pomegranate Molasses

Pomegranate-glazed baby vegetables with grapes

Give your roasted veggies an impressive sticky glaze with pomegranate molasses, honey and blackberry jelly.

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Roasted Vegetables Recipe with Pomegranate

Smoked aubergine and pepper salad with pomegranate molasses

Sabrina Ghayour’s recipe for sweet and smokey aubergine salad would make the perfect addition to a generous sharing spread. Infused with the flavours of Persia, it’s a little bit of middle-Eastern magic for you and your friends to enjoy.

Easy Aubergine Salad Recipe With Pomegranate Molasses