Peaches in Red Wine

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Leaving the peels on the peaches helps them retain their shape and texture and cuts down on preparation time. Wash the fuzz off the peel before using.
6 servings (serving size: 1 cup)


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1/4 cup sugar
1/4 cup orange rind strips (about 1 orange)
1/4 cup lemon rind strips (about 2 large lemons)
1/8 teaspoon ground cardamom
7 whole cloves
4 black peppercorns
1 (3-inch) cinnamon stick
1 (750-milliliter) bottle dry red wine (such as Côtes du Rhône)
6 cups fresh sliced peaches (about 2 1/4 pounds)


Combine first 8 ingredients in a large saucepan. Bring to a boil over medium-high heat; cook 10 minutes or until wine mixture is reduced to 1 1/2 cups. Cool to room temperature.

Strain wine mixture through a sieve over a bowl, and discard solids. Combine wine mixture and peaches in a medium bowl; cover and chill 4 hours, stirring occasionally.

Created date

September 1997

Nutritional Information

Calories 112
Caloriesfromfat 2 %
Fat 0.2 g
Satfat 0.0 g
Monofat 0.1 g
Polyfat 0.1 g
Protein 1.4 g
Carbohydrate 28.9 g
Fiber 2.7 g
Cholesterol 0.0 mg
Iron 0.7 mg
Sodium 10 mg
Calcium 18 mg