Nectarines are great ingredient in recipes such as chutney, nectarine jam and nectarine cake. Or try a little nectarine relish on seared fish.
This is a wonderful dessert served warm with cold cream or ice cream. It is quick and easy to make and can wait in the oven until you are ready to eat it.
These are delicious fruity muffins, a great thing to make when peaches and nectarines are in season and very ripe. Enjoy right out of the oven, or let cool.
Although nectarine jam is a beautiful alternative to the sweet berry ones it is harder to buy; so I make it myself.
These closely related tree fruits are good sources of beta-carotene, vitamin C, niacin and potassium. They also supply some fibre and, gram for gram, contain more potassium than a navel orange.
This salad features attractive shades of gold and yellow. Slices of firm ripe peaches or mango may also be used.
A summertime salsa made with nectarines, tomatoes, lime and chilli pepper brightens up spicy barbecued pork chops. This is a lovely meal to share with friends.
Summer fruits such as strawberries, peaches and nectarines taste sumptuous with cream. Here, these aromatic fruits are combined with cream and yogurt to make a delicious filling for a light-as-air, fat-free sponge.
Nectarines are good sources of beta-carotene, vitamin C, niacin and potassium. They also supply some fibre and, gram for gram, contain more potassium than a navel orange.
This is a creamy and decadent dessert that works equally well with other fruit such as apricots, peaches or fresh figs.
Waffles aren't just for weekends any more! You can dig into this hot breakfast any weekday morning. Light and simple ingredients and plenty of juicy nectarines make these wonderful waffles a heart-healthy way to start the day.