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9 Persimmon Recipes That We’re Absolutely Loving Lately

December 17, 2023
Courtesy of Barley and Sage

If you’re looking to add a touch of sweetness and vibrant flavor to your meals, then you need these persimmon recipes in your life. These delightful fruits, with their honeyed taste and distinct texture, can elevate both sweet and savory dishes. Here are nine persimmon recipes that showcase the versatility and deliciousness of this seasonal wonder.

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1. Baked Persimmon with Oat Crumble

Baked Persimmon with Oat Crumble

Courtesy of Yejis Kitchen Stories

Indulge in the comforting warmth of baked persimmons! This delightful dessert combines the natural sweetness of persimmons with a wholesome oat topping, creating a treat that’s both comforting and nourishing.

Try this recipe from Yejis Kitchen Stories.

2. Harissa and Persimmon Chicken

Harissa and Persimmon Chicken

Courtesy of Barley and Sage

Give your chicken dinner a flavorful upgrade with this harissa and persimmon chicken. The spiciness of harissa complements the sweetness of persimmons, creating a mouthwatering dish that’s both savory and sweet.

Try this recipe from Barley and Sage.

3. Persimmon Chocolate Pudding

Persimmon Chocolate Pudding

Courtesy of Plant Based Folk

Satisfy your chocolate cravings with a healthy twist by trying persimmon chocolate pudding. This plant-based delight combines the richness of chocolate with the sweet and unique flavor of persimmons for a simple delectable dessert.

Try this recipe from Plant Based Folk.

4. Turmeric Persimmon Porridge

Turmeric Persimmon Porridge

Courtesy of Nutrition Stripped

Start your day on a healthy note with turmeric persimmon porridge. This warming breakfast combines the anti-inflammatory benefits of turmeric with the natural sweetness of persimmons for a nourishing and flavorful porridge.

Try this recipe from Nutrition Stripped.

5. Persimmon and Avocado Salad with Citrus Vinaigrette

Persimmon and Avocado Salad with Citrus Vinaigrette

Courtesy of Lindsey Eats LA

Looking for a healthier side dish to bring to your winter get-togethers? This vibrant salad combines crisp persimmons, creamy avocado, and a zesty dressing for a combination of textures and flavors that everyone will enjoy.

Try this recipe from Lindsey Eats LA.

6. Persimmon Salsa

Persimmon Salsa

Courtesy of Feasting at Home

Add a burst of flavor to your meals with persimmon salsa. This unique salsa combines the sweetness of persimmons with the heat of jalapeños, creating a versatile condiment that pairs well with everything from chips to grilled proteins.

Try this recipe from Feasting at Home.

7. Persimmon Banana Breakfast Cookies

Persimmon Banana Breakfast Cookies

Courtesy of Toaster Oven Love

Enjoy a nutritious and portable breakfast with persimmon banana breakfast cookies. These soft and chewy cookies are loaded with the goodness of persimmons, bananas, and ground flaxseed, making them a hearty morning treat.

Try this recipe from Toaster Oven Love.

8. Persimmon Caprese Salad

Persimmon Caprese Salad

Courtesy of Downshiftology

Put a seasonal twist on a classic with persimmon caprese salad. This refreshing salad combines persimmons with creamy mozzarella and fresh basil, drizzled with a balsamic and a sprinkle of pistachios.

Try this recipe from Downshiftology.

9. Persimmon Pie

Persimmon Pie

Courtesy of Love and Olive Oil

Round off your persimmon culinary journey with a classic persimmon pie. This seasonal dessert captures the essence of ripe persimmons in a flaky crust, offering a perfect ending to your festive meals.

Try this recipe from Love and Olive Oil.

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