Posts Tagged ‘peach soup’

Cheat’s Lime Peach Soup

June 24, 2011

I once made a really yummy recipe for a peach drink made by pureeing peaches with lime juice and rum (and maybe there was mint?). I lost the recipe. But this soup is kind of like that drink.

I know . . . this time of year there is no excuse for using canned peaches. No reason except laziness and time constraints. But this soup is easy and refreshing, and there is no reason you couldn’t use fresh peaches (and maybe pineapple orange juice to substitute for the sugar syrup, like this recipe, which uses 2 lbs. of peaches and 1 1/2 cups of juice).

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Vanilla Peach Soup with Cardamom Cream

July 6, 2010

Fresh farmers market peaches pureed with orange juice, sweetened with blueberry honey, flecked with fragrant vanilla seeds, topped with exotic cardamom cream . . .  Doesn’t that sound fabulous? That is what I thought when I saw this Cooking Light recipe by Jean Patterson and Danae Campbell (from August 2000, not on Cooking Light’s website).

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