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Poached Peaches

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  Peaches 4 (fresh)
  Flaked coconut 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Almonds 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), ground
  Orange rind 1⁄2 Teaspoon, finely grated
  Egg yolk 1
  Butter 3 Tablespoon
  White wine 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Cinnamon stick 1

Blanch peaches in boiling water and leave for 1 minute.
Drain, cover with cold water and peel.
Slice the peaches and remove the pits.
Arrange slices in a baking dish.
Preheat oven to 350°F.
Mix together the coconut, almonds, orange rind and egg yolk and spoon it between the peach slices.
Dot with butter, pour wine around the peaches and add the cinnamon stick.
Cover and bake for 20 minutes or until the peaches arc tender.
Remove the cinnamon stick and serve warm with custard.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Very Easy
Gourmet, Healthy

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1185 Calories from Fat 634

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 74 g113.2%

Saturated Fat 38.2 g190.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 281.8 mg93.9%

Sodium 32.6 mg1.4%

Total Carbohydrates 89 g29.7%

Dietary Fiber 19.4 g77.4%

Sugars 62.5 g

Protein 18 g36.6%

Vitamin A 71.5% Vitamin C 81.1%

Calcium 21.7% Iron 27.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Poached Peaches Recipe