Fresh Peach Ice Cream

Ingredients

  • 1½ to 2 pounds fresh peaches, peeled, pitted and chopped finely into tiny pieces
  • ¾ cup granulated sugar, divided
  • 4½ teaspoons lemon juice
  • 1 cup whole milk
  • 2 cups heavy cream, divided
  • Pinch of salt
  • 6 egg yolks
  • ¾ teaspoon vanilla extract
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Old-Fashioned Jam Cake

Ingredients

  • 1 c. peach preserves
  • 2 pinch confectioners’ sugar

Directions

  1. Heat the oven to 400 degrees. Make Basic Vanilla Cake.
  2. Cool cake in the pan on a wire rack for 5 minutes.
  3. Unmold and cool completely.
  4. Split cake into two layers and spread peach preserves on the bottom layer. Top with the remaining half. Dust with confectioners’ sugar.

Skinny Peach Frozen Margarita

Ingredients

  • 16 ounces frozen peaches
  • ½ cup Exotico Resposado Tequila
  • 1/4 cup fresh lime juice
  • 1 1/2 cup Mountain Vally Peach Sparkling Water
  • 1 tablespoon light agave nectar
  • 2 cups crushed ice
  • Salt lime wedges, and peach slices for garnish

Directions

  1. Add the peaches, tequila, lime juice, sparkling water, agave nectar, and ice to a high powered blender.
  2. Blend on high (or use the smoothie setting) until fully combined and smooth. If too thick, add more sparkling water. If too thin, add more ice.
  3. Serve in cups rimmed with salt (SEE NOTE) and garnish with lime and peach slices.
    Enjoy!

Glow Water

Ingredients

  • 3 cans seltzer water
CUCUMBER MINT:
  • 1 cucumber, cut into 1/2″ rounds
  • 3 sprigs mint
  • 1 lemon, thinly sliced
PEACH GINGER:
  • 1 peach, sliced
  • Ginger, skin removed and sliced into rounds
  • 1 cinnamon stick
STRAWBERRY LIME:
  • 3 strawberries, halved
  • 1 lime, thinly sliced

Directions

  1. Combine seltzer water with the ingredients of your choice. Stir (and muddle, if desired) your ingredients to release more flavor. Serve immediately or chill in the refrigerator until ready to drink.

Tomato-Peach Salad with Tofu Cream

Ingredients

  • 8 ounces silken tofu
  • 4 tablespoons Sherry vinegar, divided
  • 4 tablespoons olive oil, divided
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce, divided
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 3 medium heirloom tomatoes, cut into 1-inch wedges
  • 1 pint cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 2 medium peaches, cut into ½-inch wedges
  • ½ small red onion, thinly sliced
  • ½ cup fresh corn kernels (from 1 medium ear)
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh tarragon
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh chervil, plus sprigs for serving
  • 3 slices thick grilled or toasted country-style bread, cut lengthwise into wide strips

Peach Ice Cream

Ingredients

  • 2 1/2 c. sugar
  • 1 c. whole milk
  • 4 egg yolks
  • Pinch of salt
  • 2 c. fresh peaches
  • 1 c. half-and-half
  • 1 c. whipping cream
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract

Directions

  1. In a medium saucepan, whisk together sugar, milk, egg yolks, and salt. Place pan over medium-high heat and whisk until mixture reaches a simmer. Lower heat to medium and whisk mixture for 5 minutes or until it begins to thicken. Strain into a large bowl, then whisk in peaches, half-and-half, cream, and vanilla. Cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate until chilled, about 2 hours.
  2. Pour mixture into ice-cream maker; process according to manufacturer instructions.