What do Nectarines Go Well With?
Herbs & Spices: basil, cinnamon, cloves, ginger, mint, nutmeg, black pepper, rosemary, cardamom, vanilla and tarragon
Produce: lemon, lime, peaches, plums, cherries, figs, mangoes, raspberries, blackberries, strawberries, apricot, blueberries, cantaloupe, and salad greens
Dairy & Other: yogurt, cream, buttermilk, butter, blue cheese, mozzarella, burrata, goat cheese, cream cheese, mascarpone, vanilla ice cream, honey, maple syrup and caramel
Savoury: almonds, macadamia nuts, hazelnuts, chicken, quinoa, oats, prosciutto, and bacon
Grill nectarines to caramelize their natural sweetness and add a slice of summer to savoury salads. They also make great desserts when topped with a drizzle of maple syrup and a scoop of ice cream! If you want to stay indoors, use your oven to roast nectarines, as featured in this Frangipane with Roasted Stone Fruit.
Make a creamy and healthy sweet treat with greek yogurt, honey, and nectarines. These popsicles have a little secret ingredient that adds a unique savoury and Mediterranean flavour as well!
If you enjoy chicken, try our Curried Nectarine and Chicken Salad Stuffed Pita. This flavourful filling is a great way to use leftover roast chicken, and saves you time by extending your dinner into lunch the next day.
We love this beautiful flatbread with grilled nectarines and mascarpone. It would make a wonderful BBQ treat or addition to any outdoor party!
If you ever feel adventurous enough to try something outside the box, try making these nectarine rose pastries!
For tons of more recipe ideas, be sure to check out our sister site, Learn Live Love Local for recipes to showcase beautiful nectarines!
Try our featured recipe for Nectarine week, Peach and Nectarine Tagine. This classic Moroccan stew is an eye-catching and flavourful dinner dish to add to your rotation!