1 kg (1 bunch)rhubarb, trimmed and coarsely chopped500 gm (about 3) golden delicious apples, peeled, cored and coarsely chopped220 gm (1 cup)granulated sugar½ tspground cinnamon500 gmchestnuts20 gmunsalted butter1 cupdouble cream
Place rhubarb, apples, sugar and ¼ cup water in a large saucepan and bring to the boil, cover and cook over medium heat for 10 minutes or until tender. Add cinnamon and cook, uncovered for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally until well combined.
Meanwhile, using a sharp knife, cut a cross in the end of each chestnut and place in a roasting pan. Roast at 220C for 5 minutes or until skin has softened, cool slightly, then carefully peel chestnuts while still warm.
Heat butter in a large frying pan until foamy, add chestnuts and stir over medium-high heat, for 5 minutes or until golden.
Serve stewed rhubarb and apple warm or at room temperature, with warm roasted chestnuts and spoonfuls of cream.