Drizzling Mint Simple Syrup on fresh chopped peaches creates a delicious, hyper-seasonal summer dessert.
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 25 minutes
- 1/2 cup sugar
- 1/2 cup fresh mint leaves
- 4 peaches
- In a small saucepan over medium-high heat, bring sugar and 1 cup water to a boil. Add mint. Reduce heat to maintain a simmer and cook until slightly thickened, about 10 minutes.
- Transfer syrup to a small metal bowl and let sit until cool, about 10 minutes.
- While syrup cools, cut peaches into wedges or chunks and divide among 4 plates or shallow bowls. Drizzle with cooled mint syrup to taste. Garnish with mint leaves, if you like, and serve immediately.
Makes 4 servings Peaches With Mint Syrup.