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13 Summer Fruit Desserts

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July 19, 2011

We know the feeling. Greenmarket ADD sets in and, before you know it, you're quarts deep in glistening summer fruit. The moment eating out-of-hand gets old, turn to these 13 gorgeous desserts -- also good for swooping in last minute to save a summer dinner party.

Late Summer Plum Cake by JSCooks

Late Summer Plum Cake

 

Glazed Cherries with Almond Ice by amanda

Glazed Cherries with Almond Ice

 

Blueberry Tart by SmallKitchCara

Blueberry Tart

 

Peaches Poached With Basil by TheRunawaySpoon

Peaches Poached With Basil

 

Blueberry Grappa Sauce by amanda

blueberry grappa sauce

 

Plum and Blueberry Custard tart with Hazelnuts Crust by WinnieAB

Plum and Blueberry Custard Tart with Hazelnut Crust

 

Cherry Jam with Lemon-Pepper Shortbread by DolcettoConfections

cherry Jam with Lemon-Pepper Shortbread

 

Cherry Almond Torte by Rivka

Cherry Almond Torte

 

Simple Summer Peach Cake by Savour

Simple Summer Peach cake

 

Cherry Brown Sugar Fool with Honey Almonds by Slulibby

Cherry Brown Sugar Fool with Honey Almonds

 

Plum Tart by amanda

Plum Tart

 

Tender Yellow Cake by sdebrango (and Jenny)

Tender Yellow cake

 

Nectarine Slump by amanda

Nectarine Slump

 

11 Comments

Jvp2011 July 28, 2011
These are great, we are going to try them for sure. Try this one out too for a great variation, the crust is amazing! <br /> <br />http://orangemadeleines.blogspot.com/2011/07/hope.html
 
Nikki S. July 27, 2011
Ooh! These all inspire me to get baking!
 
Bevi July 26, 2011
I also make runawayspoon's peaches and serve them with with all sorts of goodies - ice cream, pound cake, biscuits, etc.
 
AmyRuth July 25, 2011
I would make all these beautiful yummies. Would someone please come to me and eat them with me? I can't afford all the calories, but they are certainly on my list before fruits end. <br />AmyRuth
 
matece July 26, 2011
When? With pleasure.
 
lebert July 26, 2011
Ooh me! Pick me!!
 
em-i-lis July 23, 2011
And yes, smallkitchcara's tart is fabulous!
 
em-i-lis July 23, 2011
These all look amazing!!! But where are the blackberries? :) check out my blackberry pie recipe! It's fabulous and super easy! <br />Em-i-lis
 
Ladystiles July 21, 2011
Oh my! I am inspired to go bake with some fresh fruit!
 
EmilyC July 19, 2011
And I can attest to the goodness of SmallKitchCara's blueberry tart, which I made this past weekend for the first time!
 
Bevi July 19, 2011
Having made JSCooks' Summer Plum Cake about a dozen times last year, I can attest to its goodness!