Peach is a popular dessert fruit because of its clean and juicy sweetness.Though pies, cobblers and Melba are the most usual forms of dessert featuring the bright-colored fruit, there are many easy dessert recipes that highlight the excellent pairing of peach and cream.
3-Ingredient Peach Parfaits (Bellyfull)
Peach goes very well with creamy textures, as nicely demonstrated by this 3-Ingredient Peach Parfait recipe from Bellyfull. This is a great recipe to make if you don't have access to fresh peaches. But if you do, you can easily substitute fresh peach slices for the peach preserves.
"These Peach Parfaits only require 3 ingredients and 5 minutes of prep for an easy and healthy breakfast or afternoon snack!"
- 1 container (5 ounce) Greek peach yogurt
- 1/2 cup DOLE Jarred Fruit Sliced Peaches, diced
- 1 tablespoon crumbled sliced almonds (or granola)
4-Ingredient Peach Frozen Yogurt (That's What Che Said)
That's What Che Said also has a great recipe called 4-Ingredient Peach Frozen Yogurt that is not only tasty and refreshing, but also healthy! The best part? You only need 4 ingredients to pull it off. This frozen smoothie made with yogurt, peaches, honey and lemon juice would be a great dessert to finish any meal.
"A smooth and creamy frozen yogurt that is a breeze to make, only requires 4 ingredients, is healthy and delicious!"Ingredients:
- 16 ounces Peaches 1 bag of frozen
- 1 single serving container of yogurt
- 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice 1/2 small lemon
- 2-3 tablespoons Honey
Peach-Banana Smoothie Popsicles (Offbeat + Inspired)
If you want to try your hands at making gourmet ice pop, this Peach-Banana Smoothie Popsicle recipe from Offbeat + Inspired is a great choice. The creaminess of the popsicles come from yogurt, milk and banana. Vanilla, allspice and honey give this peach pop an even richer flavor.
"Make this recipe with fresh fruit and Chobani non-fat plain Greek yogurt and you’ve got a sweet, creamy and clean alternative to more processed desserts and snacks."
- 3 medium ripe peaches, pitted and quartered (I leave the peel on)
- 1 medium banana
- 1 cup Chobani non-fat plain Greek yogurt
- 1/2 cup 1% lowfat milk
- 3 tbsp honey
- 1 tsp vanilla extract
- 1/4 tsp ground allspice
Ludy's Kitchen Cooking Tip:
If you want to add a cheesy twist to any peach dessert, ricotta and mascarpone are two of the best cheeses that complement the sweetness of peach.
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