Best ever peach recipes

Juicy peaches are at their best in British summertime and work well in many sweet and savoury dishes. Choose from our sweet bakes including peach, pistachio and ricotta friands and peach, almond and mascarpone tart. Or go for something a bit different with our savoury peach, halloumi and green bean salad. Of course, they are also mouthwatering simply roasted or griddled.

Griddled peach pavlova with mascarpone cream

Check out this classic family dessert recipe. With just the right amount of crunch on the outside and chewy marshmallow filling this impressive foolproof recipe with griddled peaches will make a show-stopping dessert at your next summer dinner party.

Peach Pavlova Recipe with Mascarpone Cream

Italian flatbreads with peach, prosciutto and mozzarella

The best recipe for peach flatbreads. Like pizzas they can be cooked on the bbq or griddle. Make dough, then cook and top with fresh peaches, Italian cheese and prosciutto before sharing with friends and family.

Pickled peaches with whipped cheese

Pickling is an easy way to preserve fruit, like peaches. This simple idea served with Italian whipped cheese is quick and makes the best lunch or posh snack.

Peach, halloumi and green bean salad

One for the griddle or bbq. Peaches and halloumi are grilled then tossed with salad, nuts and green beans to make a fast, easy first course.

Citrus peach cooler

This refreshing summer cocktail recipe can be enjoyed as a non-alcoholic cooler, or a boozy daytime drink with the option of adding peach schnapps. Make up a large batch for a BBQ, picnic or buffet-style dinner and enjoy as an alternative to Pimms.

Peach, almond and mascarpone tart

A frangipane tart is a treat for friends and family, especially if you make the pastry too. This easy-to-follow recipe is the best pudding for a crowd.

Bourbon and butter roast peaches

These bourbon and butter roast peaches are inspired by Southern US recipes where households often have a peach tree in the yard. Try to get yellow-fleshed peaches rather than white.

Peach melba ice cream

Peach melba is a classic British dessert created to honour the Australian soprano Nellie Melba. Try the great combination of peaches and raspberries in our peach melba ice cream for a sweet and tart frozen dessert for summer.

Roast peaches

This recipe for roast peaches from John Doe restaurant in Notting Hill is super-easy but looks great and tastes delicious. It’s ready in under 30 minutes, so it’s perfect for a dinner party dessert.

Peach, pistachio and ricotta friands

Friands, mini French-style muffins made with ground almonds are so easy to make. Follow this simple recipe and treat your friends and family to these pretty, ricotta and fruit-filled delights.

Peach and raspberry trifle

Peaches and raspberries make the best fruit trifles. Shop bought cake makes this classic pud so easy and individual desserts always look good.

Griddled peaches with amaretto cream

Grilled peaches are delicious and combined with amaretto cream in this recipe taste even better. Sprinkle with a few extra flaked almonds for added crunch. This is really simple to make so is a great option for a dinner party.

Lemon and poppy seed shortcakes with peaches

Lemon and poppy seed makes a classic combination in cakes and bakes. Try our easy recipe for this classic American scone-cake hybrid. We have filled these shortcakes with refreshing peaches and vanilla cream for the ultimate teatime treat.

Frozen peach margaritas

Nothing quite says summer like a frozen margarita and we’ve given it a fruity twist with this recipe for frozen peach margaritas. They’re easy to make and perfect for a boozy dessert

Persian peach mess with brown sugar almonds

This Persian peach mess with brown sugar almonds is a great twist on a classic British Eton mess. Different brands of rosewater vary enormously in strength, so add a little at a time and taste as you go, until you’re happy with the flavour.

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