10 Plum Recipes for Stone Fruit Season

Make the most of this sweet, moody fruit in desserts, drinks, and salads

Plum, White Chocolate, and Tarragon Parfait
Plum, White Chocolate, and Tarragon Parfait
The overt sweetness of white chocolate is tamed here by the addition of tart Greek yogurt. Serve it as a bed for juicy roasted plums and a sweet, anise-tinged tarragon white wine granita—it's an elegant way to end a summer dinner. Get the recipe for Plum, White Chocolate, and Tarragon Parfait »Matt Taylor-Gross
Brûléed Italian Plums with Armagnac Custard
Brûléed Italian Plums with Armagnac Custard
Warming, caramel-scented Armagnac custard bathes fresh, barely-cooked Italian plums in this quick, simple dessert. Get the recipe for Brûléed Italian Plums with Armagnac Custard »Farideh Sadeghin
Lattice Pie
Blackberry-Plum Lattice Pie
This same recipe and technique can be used with just about any summer fruit. Try a combination of berries, peaches, apricots, or black cherries; you can also add flavorings, such as a teaspoon of almond extract, or liqueur.Matt Taylor-Gross
Plum Pie
Plum Pie
Grape jelly intensifies the flavor of ripe plums in this sweet-tart summer pie. Plum PieJames Roper
Plum-Basil Gin Fizz
Plum-Basil Gin Fizz
Deep and sweet, this cocktail is an ideal vehicle for summer's juicy red plums. Get the recipe for Plum-Basil Gin Fizz »Helen Rosner
Peach Plum Salad
Peach Plum Salad
Red wine vinegar balances the sweetness of ripe fruit, while cilantro and basil add a floral note to this fresh summer salad. Get the recipe for Peach Plum Salad »Marcus Nilsson
Pickled Stone Fruit and Burrata Flatbread
Pickled Stone Fruit and Burrata Flatbread
A light vegetarian lunch, or even savory summer dessert, the sugary pickling brine in this recipe helps the peaches and plums caramelize on the grill. Get the recipe for Pickled Stone Fruit and Burrata Flatbread »Michael Turek
Roast Duck with Plums
Roast Duck with Plums
A simple roast duck is paired with juicy plums and spices in this recipe. Get the recipe for Roast Duck with Plums »Ingalls Photography
Grilled Pound Cake with Basil-Plum Compote
Grilled Pound Cake with Basil-Plum Compote
The best of summer comes together in this satisfying dessert of grilled pound cake topped with a fruity, herbal compote. Get the recipe for Grilled Pound Cake with Basil-Plum Compote »Helen Rosner
Stone Fruit Rosé Sangria
Stone Fruit Rosé Sangria
This version of a Spanish sangria is ripe with summer fruit; its light, crisp flavors complement seafood and poultry. Get the recipe for Stone Fruit Rosé Sangria »Todd Coleman