Chocolate-Amaretti Peaches



4 servings (serving size: 1 filled peach half)
Total time: 20 Minutes

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Total: 20 Minutes

Nutritional Information

Calories 132
Fat 7.4 g
Satfat 4 g
Monofat 2 g
Polyfat 0.3 g
Protein 1.6 g
Carbohydrate 18.6 g
Fiber 1.7 g
Cholesterol 10 mg
Iron 0.5 mg
Sodium 42 mg
Calcium 4 mg


1/4 cup crushed amaretti cookies (about 4 cookies)
1 tablespoon brown sugar
2 large ripe peaches, halved and pitted
Cooking spray
4 teaspoons butter
1 ounce bittersweet chocolate, shaved


1. Preheat broiler.

2. Combine cookie crumbs and sugar in a small bowl.

3. Hollow center of peach halves using a melon baller. Arrange peaches, cut sides up, in an 8-inch square metal baking pan coated with cooking spray. Broil 2 minutes. Remove pan from oven. Carefully fill each peach half with 1 rounded tablespoon cookie crumb mixture. Place 1 teaspoon butter on top of each filled half. Broil 2 minutes or until butter melts. Sprinkle evenly with chocolate. Cool 5 minutes before serving.

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