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Winey Peaches with Vanilla Bean Ice Cream January 4, 2009

Filed under: Recipes — mrswade @ 2:55 pm
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  • 1 1/2 cups red wine
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • 2 or 3 while peppercorns
  • 1 or 2 strips of lemon zest
  • 2 large ripe peaches (halved and pitted)
  • 1 pint vanilla bean ice cream


Combine the wine, sugar, cinnamon, peppercorns, and zest in a sauce pot and reduce over medium-high heat to a syrup, 12 Р15 minutes.  Remove the cinnamon, peppercorns, and zest with a slotted spoon and discard.  Add the peach halves and turn to coat in the wine sauce, spoon the winey peaches into dishes and top them with ice cream.