You are here: Home Food & Kitchen Beer, Wine, and Liquor The Locaquaffer: Fresh Peach Wine Spritzer Recipe The Locaquaffer: Fresh Peach Wine Spritzer Recipe by valereee August 6, 2008, 1:52 am 3 Comments It’s peach season! Fresh peaches are abundant in many farmers’ markets right now, and they are delicious this year. Take advantage of a fresh, local, seasonal ingredient for your evenings on the deck with this summer-in-a-glass recipe for peach wine spritzers. Fresh Peach Spritzers 6 fresh peaches, quartered (I leave the peels on, but peel them if you prefer) 2 Tbsp honey, or to taste (I like raw honey) 1 bottle inexpensive white wine, chilled 1 liter sparkling water, chilled Sprigs of fresh mint and peach slices for garnish Combine honey and peaches in a blender or food processor and puree well (or use a juicer, if you have one.) Pour through a sieve into a large pitcher and chill thoroughly. Add wine and stir to combine. Add sparkling water to fill pitcher and stir gently. To serve: Pour into tall glasses (over ice if desired) or large wine glasses and garnish with a slice of peach and a sprig of mint. Serves six. More summery drinks: Summer is the Season for Sangria Drink Local: Keeping Cool With Rhubarb Cocktails Think Pink Image credit: Cary Bass via a Creative Commons license See more Previous article Whole Foods Tries to Shed Whole Paycheck Image Next article Towards a (Re)Definition of Sustainability: Justin Van Kleeck and Caroline Savery. 5-Justin 3 Comments Leave a Reply …From Eat.Drink.Better, a delicious-looking recipe for a Fresh Peach Wine Spritzer… Reply You can also do this with sparkling wine/champagne and make bellinis, just omit the sparkling water. I frequently puree the peaches, freeze the puree and then scrape some into the blender with Asti Spumante for a nice cool drink. Reply Chris, champagne is a great idea! A little peach puree would improve even a cheap champagne! Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Upload a photo / attachment to this comment (PNG, JPG, GIF - 6 MB Max File Size): (Allowed file types: jpg, gif, png, maximum file size: 6MB.