In his Pulitzer Prize-winning book, All the Light We Cannot See, Anthony Doerr describes peaches as “wedges of wet sunlight”. And he couldn’t be more accurate! Celebrate the glorious fruit this National Peach Day by whipping up one of these brilliant recipes that everyone is sure to love:
Mini Paleo Peach Cobbler
This gluten-free, paleo-friendly treat is made using fresh peaches, almond flour and coconut sugar. A delish twist on the classic peach cobbler recipe that will satisfy your sugar cravings in no time. Get the recipe here.
One Skillet Peach Glazed Chicken
A luscious (and healthy) peach recipe you can whip up for a quick weeknight dinner. Here’s the full recipe. Drizzle fresh peach sauce over the savory dish before serving. And if you’re a clean eating enthusiast, check out this fun recipe for Peach-Glazed Chicken Thighs with Mustard Greens.
Sweet And Spicy Peach Relish
Made with peaches, crushed chili flakes and lemon juice, this appetizing recipe pairs well with all kinds of grilled or pan-fried meats. Oh, and you can use it in sandwiches too! Get the recipe here.
Peach Pie Pancakes
What’s better than eating dessert? Having dessert for breakfast! This gluten-free pancake has got peaches, vanilla, cinnamon and it’s totally healthy – what’s not to love? Here’s the full recipe.
Grilled Chicken Peach And Avocado Salad
This Instagram-worthy salad recipe tastes as delightful as it looks! Plus, it’s full of essential nutrients like protein, fiber, vitamins, healthy fats and antioxidants. Get the recipe here. You might also want to check out this Peach, Feta and Pecan Salad recipe.
Peach Bourbon Cupcakes
These delectable cupcakes perfectly combine the soft notes of sweet peaches with the sultry bourbon flavor. Use fresh peach buttercream for frosting and top them with miniature marzipan peaches as shown above. Here’s the full recipe.
Peach Smoothie Bowl With Maple, Pecan & Granola
This simple breakfast recipe is both filling and flavorful. Plus, it’s packed with essential nutrients like Vitamin C, protein, fiber, iron and magnesium. To make it healthier, use homemade granola instead of its manufactured counterpart. Get the recipe here. You might also like this super easy Tropical Summer Peach Smoothie recipe.
Grilled Shrimp, Peach & Goat Cheese Salad
I love shrimp and summer peaches! Needless to say, this recipe was a huge hit for me. The distinctive combination of grilled peaches and shrimp makes this low-cal salad recipe a feast for the taste buds. Get the recipe here.
Ginger Peach Kombucha Mocktail
A sweet and spicy drink that’s perfect for weekend sipping. Also, it’s totally healthy – thanks to antioxidant-rich ginger, probiotics-laden kombucha and of course, Vitamin C-packed peaches. You can also enjoy it as a cocktail at your summer soirées. Here’s the full recipe. You might also want to try this summerlicious Peachy Keen Fizz recipe by Ketel One Botanical.
Brown Sugar Peach No-Bake Cheesecake
This decadent cheesecake has a vanilla wafers crust and juicy peaches, cinnamon and brown sugar for the topping. Need I say more? Get the full recipe here.
And one last thing before you head to the kitchen, Happy National Peach Day!