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Peach and Sauvignon Blanc Gelee with Garden Herbs

Peach gelee

Yield: 12-15 servings
Prep: 10 minutes | Cook: 2 hours
Total Time: 2 hours and 10 minutes

Ingredients

  • 8 oz. Peach Juice
  • 4 oz. Duckhorn Vineyards Sauvignon Blanc
  • ½ tsp lemon juice
  • ½ pkg (approx 1 ¼ tsp) Powdered Gelatin
Peaches & Herb Garnish:
  • 1 ea. Ripe Peach
  • ¼ tsp Lemon Juice
  • 2 oz. Lemon Verbena Syrup (recipe below)
Lemon Verbena Syrup:
  • 4 oz. Sugar
  • 4 oz. Water
  • 4 ea. Lemon Verbena Leaves (sub lemon thyme, rosemary, mint)

Preparation

  1. Combine the peach juice, wine, and lemon juice together in a large bowl. In a small pot bring 6 oz of the mixture just up to a simmer.
  2. Sprinkle the gelatin over the top of the remaining cold mixture in the large bowl. Let it stand 1 minute.
  3. Add the hot mixture to the cold in the bowl stirring until the gelatin completely dissolves.
  4. Strain through a fine sieve and/or cheesecloth into a shallow pan to a depth of ½ inch. Refrigerate until firm, approximately 1-2 hours.
Peaches Herb Garnish:
  1. Cut the peach into small dice.
  2. In a small bowl toss the peach dice with the lemon juice and the lemon verbena syrup. Keep chilled.
Lemon Verbena Syrup:
  1. In a small sauce pot combine all the ingredients. Bring the mixture to a boil.
  2. Remove from the heat and allow it to cool and the flavors to infuse. Refrigerate.

Serve

With a fork rake the peach gelee in different directions creating small jewels. Place a small mound of the peach gelee on a dessert spoon. Top the gelee with a small amount of the herbed peach garnish. Serve.

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