Best Summer Fruit Desserts
Find fresh summer fruit desserts from Food Network chefs.
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Summer Fruit Crostata
Ina fills her homemade crust with a combination of peaches, plums and blueberries. Flour, a touch of orange zest and freshly squeezed orange juice are added to the fruit to act as a glue to hold everything together.
Get the Recipe: Summer Fruit Crostata
Anne's Peach Crisp
Classic peach crisp makes an easy, fresh dessert for a crowd.
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Boozy Cherry-Chocolate Pies
Light rum is the key ingredient for this party-ready pie that features 3 pounds of fresh Bing cherries.
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Blueberry Peach Cobbler
Sunny's cobbler requires only 20 minutes' prep time. Combine peaches and blueberries with flour, sugar, nutmeg, vanilla and butter cubes before pouring into a baking dish and covering with store-bought pastry. Bake until golden brown on top and edges are bubbling.
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You need only a few ingredients to feature summer's plums prominently in Ina's crumb-topped tart.
Get the Recipe: Plum Tart
Toasted Pound Cake with Strawberries and Chocolate Cream
Store-bought pound cake plus a few toppings means that this dessert comes together with ease.
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Roasted Peach Napoleon
Save time with frozen puff pastry to layer with roasted fresh peaches and pastry cream.
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Peach and Goat Cheese Napoleons
Make this impressive dessert with summer's freshest ripe peaches.
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Strawberries and Dip
Serve sweet strawberries with simple dips for a no-fuss dessert.
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This picture-perfect tart pairs creamy vanilla filling with sweet summer strawberries for a refreshing twist on a classic combination.
Get the Recipe: Strawberries-and-Cream Tart
Make a mascarpone whipped cream to top strawberries coated in balsamic syrup.
Get the Recipe: Balsamic Strawberries
Country Peach Pie
Cardamom, cinnamon and allspice complement sweet summer peaches in this beautiful lattice-topped pie.
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Peach Cobbler Ice Cream Cake
Layer ice cream with freshly made peach puree, pound cake and pecans for a frozen dessert that tastes just like the classic summer cobbler.
Get the Recipe: Peach Cobbler Ice Cream Cake
This old-school classic dessert makes use of the woefully underutilized art of flambe. Flambeing caramelizes sugars and deepens flavors; with ripe summer cherries, that's really all you need.
Get the Recipe: Cherries Jubilee