Crisp-Chewy Fruity Cookie Squares - Buttery, sugary and filled with plump black currants and lemon zest. | Pebbly Beach Fruit Squares - Instead of black currants, use another type of moist dried fruit (one kind or a combination); such as dark or golden raisins; dried sour cherries; dried cranberries; coarsely chopped dates; dried apricots, or prunes; finely chopped candied ginger.
Clove-Scented Currant (Ribes odoratum) Zones 3 to 8 Medium upright shrub. Clove scented, butter yellow flowers in the spring and deep red leaves in the fall. This shrub also produces edible black fruit in summer.