//
you're reading...
Champagne Cocktails, Recipes using Champagne

Inside Out Bellini

.

Oh how I wish I could have an Inside Out Bellini, but peaches are out of season now and hard flavourless peaches are good for nobody! The curse of being British, I suppose.

I’ve fantacised endlessly about a recipe I came up with over the summer: ladies, gentlemen and porcine beings, I present to you… the ‘Inside Out Bellini’! It’s playful, exciting and magical – everything Champagne is made for!

When you take a bite out of an Inside Out Bellini, It’s like biting the bottom of a baby whose blood has been substituted for Champagne (a little carnal, I know): it’s soft, sweet and then fizzy – an enticing edible version of the renowned cocktail, that’s perfect for hazy summer afternoons, garden parties & impressing.

How could you possibly resist?

If you happen to live where there are peaches abound now (I don’t know where, Dubai, perhaps?), I envy you, but at least you can make this delicious dish, you scoundrel.  If not, like me, you’ll have to wait until next summer! 

 

To make an Inside Out Bellini you’ll need:

Peaches (ripe & juicy)
Lemon juice
Hot water
Caster sugar
Champagne

 

To make an Inside Out Bellini follow these five, easy steps:

 
1. In a bowl, or deep dish, soak your peaches in hot, boiled water making sure the peaches are covered.
 
2. Add the juice of a lemon & two spoonfuls of caster sugar per peach.
 
3.  Cover the dish with clingfilm and leave the peaches to absorb some of the water, sugar & lemon & really soften.
 
4. After an hour, drain and replace the water with Champagne – leave for a further two hours.
 
5. Remove peaches from the Champagne & serve with a spoon (& a little clotted cream, if you like).

 

Then, of course, enjoy, you little piggy!

If you’re searching for the ordinary Bellini recipe, look here & be gone with you!

Discussion

5 thoughts on “Inside Out Bellini

  1. This sounds great! I will definitely have to give it a try. I do have peaches all year here so I am lucky! Thanks! Great site by the way!

    Posted by popcorngirl12 | September 13, 2010, 12:41 am

Trackbacks/Pingbacks

  1. Pingback: Itsy Bitsy Teeny Weeny Yellow Polka Dot Bellini « Champagne Piggy - October 19, 2010

  2. Pingback: Tweets that mention Inside Out Bellini « Champagne Piggy -- Topsy.com - September 12, 2010

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Archives

Oinks

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 380 other followers

Quaffed & Reviewed

https://champagnepiggy.wordpress.com/2010/08/02/jacquarts-love-of-my-life/

Jacquart

Francois Dubois

La Grande Dame 1998

La Grande Dame 1998

Pierre Darcys Champagne Piggy

Pierre Darcys

Janisson et Fils Champagne Piggy

Janisson et Fils

Nicolas Feuillate

Nicolas Feuillate

Nicolas Feuillatte Rose

Nicolas Feuillatte Rose

Tesco Premier Cru

Tesco Premier Cru

Veuve Monsigny

Jacquart Rose

Jacquart Rose

%d bloggers like this: