From the kitchen of Paula Jones, bellalimento.com, Youngsville, NC "Being originally from Georgia, I love a good peach!"
Makes 6 servings
1 large peach, peeled and chopped
6 tablespoons canola oil
2 tablespoons Champagne vinegar or white vinegar
1/2 teaspoon honey
1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
1/8 teaspoon freshly ground pepper
3 large peaches, peeled and halved
2 firm avocados, peeled and quartered
1 tablespoon canola oil
Salt and pepper to taste
6 cups loosely packed arugula
1/2 cup freshly grated Manchego or Parmesan
Preheat grill to 350° to 400° (medium-high) heat. Process 1 large peach, peeled and chopped; 6 Tbsp. canola oil; vinegar; and honey in a blender until smooth. Add 1/4 tsp. kosher salt and 1/8 tsp. freshly ground pepper. Gently toss 3 large peaches, peeled and halved, and avocados in 1 Tbsp. canola oil and salt and pepper to taste. Grill, covered with grill lid, 2 minutes on each side or until charred. Slice and serve over arugula. Top with peach vinaigrette and Manchego or Parmesan.