From Chef Frank Stitt, owner of Highlands Bar and Grill in Birmingham, Alabama

Recipe by Cooking Light September 1995


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6 servings.


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  • Combine water and 3/4 cup sugar in a small saucepan; stir well. Bring to a boil, and cook 1 minute or until sugar dissolves, stirring constantly. Pour into an 11 x 7-inch baking dish, and chill.

  • Place 2 cups raspberries, 1/3 cup sugar, and vinegar in a food processor, and process until smooth. Strain through a sieve into a bowl; discard seeds. Cover raspberry mixture, and chill.

  • Add lemon juice and orange juice to chilled sugar syrup in baking dish; stir with a wire whisk until blended. Freeze 4 hours or until firm.

  • Place peach halves, skin sides up, on a jelly-roll pan. Bake at 450° for 4 minutes. Let cool, and peel off skins.

  • Place 1 1/2 tablespoons raspberry mixture in each of 6 dessert dishes; top with 2/3 cup sorbet and 2 peach halves. Sprinkle with lemon rind. Garnish with raspberries and mint sprigs, if desired.

Nutrition Facts

231 calories; calories from fat 12%; fat 0.3g; mono fat 0.1g; poly fat 0.2g; protein 1.5g; carbohydrates 60.3g; fiber 4.5g; iron 0.4mg; sodium 1mg; calcium 22mg.