Article: GRILLED POUND CAKE & STONE FRUIT WITH SALTED STRAWBERRY WHIPPED CREAM
GRILLED POUND CAKE & STONE FRUIT WITH SALTED STRAWBERRY WHIPPED CREAM
Give your homemade pound cake (or store bought - we won’t tell) a food glow-up with this grilling twist. The perfect summer dessert, this recipe is light and fruity, but still satisfying for those with a sweet tooth! Grilling your pound cake and stone fruit will caramelize the sugars and give your dessert a richer flavor. Paired with a salted strawberry whipped cream this will become a house-hold favorite!
1 loaf Pound Cake
4 Tbsp Sweet Cream Butter Olive Oil
2 Tbsp Maple Orange Sugar Shaker
2 Peaches, cut in half and pitted
2 Nectarines, cut in half and pitted
½ cup Heavy Whipping Cream
3 Tbsp Strawberry Balsamic, plus more for serving
½ tsp Vanilla Bean Sea Salt, plus more for serving
- Heat the grill to 400 F.
- Add sugar shaker to a small plate. Dip fruit in sugar shaker then place on the grill cut side down until browning occurs, about 5 minutes. Take off the grill and slice fruit. Set aside
- Slice the pound cake into 3/4 in slices and brush each side with olive oil. Place on the grill and cook each side for 2-3 minutes, until grill marks appear.
- In a large bowl whip the cream until stiff peaks form. Add the vinegar and salt and fold in gently.
- Plate a slice of pound cake, top with a spoonful of grilled fruit, a dollop of whipped cream, and finish with a drizzle more of vinegar and sea salt.