Nectarines are delicious, fragrant and juicy. And they look great when delivered to your home or office in a fruit basket in London. Taking advantage of fruit delivery in London is just awesome! It allows you to enjoy every single second of your free time without having to worry about running errands or having fresh fruit and veggies at home or at the office. Nectarines add colour and a delicious smell to any fruit basket in London and their vibrant orange colour matches perfectly with any other tropical fruit you buy online.
Can’t find nectarines in your local grocer? Opt for fruit delivery in London and get a basket full of fresh fruit and vegetables brought right to your kitchen counter or your office desk.
What’s more, including nectarines in your fruit basket in London leaves you with no excuse to try these nectarine shortcakes.
To prepare this recipe you’ll need the following:
✓ ½ pound nectarines (about 4) cut into ½ inch pieces
✓ 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
✓ ¼ cup plus 2 teaspoons granulated sugar
✓ 2 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for work surface
✓ 1 tablespoon baking powder
✓ ½ teaspoon coarse salt
✓ 6 tablespoons cold unsalted butter, cut into small pieces
✓ 1 cup heavy cream, plus more for brushing
✓ Fine sanding sugar, for sprinkling
How to put together:
Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Combine nectarines, lemon juice and 2 teaspoons granulated sugar. Let stand 15 minutes. Whisk together flour, baking powder, salt, and remaining ¼ cup granulated sugar in a large bowl. Using a pastry blender, cut in butter until mixture forms small pieces. Stir in cream. Fold in nectarine mixture. Turn out dough onto a lightly floured surface. Pat into an 8 ½ inch round. Using a 2 ½ inch cutter, cut out 8 rounds, and transfer to a parchment-lined baking sheet. Brush with cream. Sprinkle with sanding sugar. Bake until golden brown 20 to 25 minutes. Let cool on a wire rack.