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Chocolate-Amaretti Peaches

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

Ingredients

  • 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

Nutrition 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

How to Make It

  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.