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    Nectarines and other stone fruits are in season during the summer months and reach their peak in July and August.
    June 9, 2011

    20 recipes for fresh nectarines, from shortcakes to compote.

    • Tara Miller

      With juicy fruit mixed right into the batter, these summery shortcakes are perfect on their own, or with a simple dollop of whipped cream or smooth vanilla ice cream. Recipe: Nectarine Shortcakes -

    • Lazy T B and B

      See the "Nectarine Shortcakes" in our Cherry, Peach, Apricot, and Plum Desserts gallery

    • Joyce Hawley

      nectarine shortcakes. Seems like you could use peaches, or many other favorite fruits!

    • Deanna Roszel

      Nectarine Shortcakes Recipe - never tried cookies with necterine. Worth a try.

    • Rachel Drayton

      Nectarine Shortcakes Recipe -; scone like, good with raspberry jam

    • Melissa Smalley

      See the "Nectarine Shortcakes" in our Quick Fruit Dessert Recipes gallery

    • Camilla Johnston

      Nectarine Shortcakes Recipe | Cooking | How To | Martha Stewart Recipes

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