Grilled Peaches with Bourbon Whipped Cream

bowl of grilled peaches with whipped cream garnished with mint

Grilled Peaches with Bourbon Whipped Cream is the ultimate Summer dessert! Sweet and ultra juicy peaches paired with whipped cream with a kick – it’s simple, flavorful and delicious! 

You guysssss! My favorite season of the year is BACK – Peach season!! If you didn’t know from the copious amount of peach recipes on my blog like: Peach BBQ Chicken Pizza, Cinnamon Peach Bread, or my Peach Thyme Spritzer (among many more…), I love love love peaches. In fact, they are my favorite Summer fruit!

I love how naturally sweet they are, how the peach juice runs down your chin when you bite into it and how peaches just truly represent Summer and warm Sunny weather to me. 

Why You’ll Love this Dessert: 

First off, it’s SO EASY! If you’re having a fun Summer BBQ – this recipe is so simple!

For this particular recipe, I used my grill pan but you can absolutely throw these peaches onto the grill next to some cheeseburgers or grilled chicken for ease! 

I love that it’s so quick to whip up as well. You can bring the bourbon whipped cream premade to the BBQ or make it in advance and YUM!

close up of grilled peaches in bowl

Speaking of that bourbon whipped cream…..oh my goodness, YUM! Is there anything better?! I swear, it’s not overly boozy whipped cream but truly just the perfect amount of kick and spice!

spoon in bowl scooping up whipped cream

The peaches have those super flavorful grill marks on them and are SO juicy and just burst in your mouth with sweetness in each bite. 

I love adding mint to garnish it for a freshness and truly – you just can’t get a better dessert! So let’s get into what you need for it!

Ingredients You Need: 

  • Fresh peaches 
  • Avocado oil (or any neutral high heat oil) 
  • Heavy Cream 
  • Bourbon 
  • Mint to garnish 
  • Cinnamon to garnish 

Best Tips on Making this Dessert: 

I recommend you start by making the bourbon whipped cream. 

Start by taking the heavy cream and adding it to a medium bowl (or to a stand mixer) and using the mixer, mix it until stiff peaks form – it should take anywhere from 4-6 minutes depending on what speed you are using it on! 

blue bowl filled with bourbon whipped cream

Add the bourbon into the whipped cream and mix it in using a rubber spatula. Place that in the fridge while you start on your peaches! 

Slice the peaches in half and then remove the pit. 

Using a brush, brush the avocado oil onto the peaches. Get the grill heated up – 350 degrees should work! 

peaches on grill pan

Place them oil side down on the grill and let them cook for 3-4 minutes. When they are in the grill pan and almost ready, brush them with a little more oil and then flip them when they have gotten softer and have those beautiful grill marks.

Remove to a plate when the peaches are done. 

side view of grilled peaches in bowl with shot of bourbon in glass behind it

Add a healthy dollop of that incredibly delicious whipped cream to a bowl or plate and then add the peaches on top! 

Garnish with fresh mint, a drizzle of honey if desired and a sprinkle of cinnamon. 

I love adding the honey for extra natural sweetness and the cinnamon helps bring out the spice in the bourbon!

Enjoy every single bite as you chow down, my friends!

Did you enjoy this recipe? Here are some others you might like: 

Whole Wheat Peach Cobbler Bars 

Peach Streusel Muffins 

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Grilled Peaches with Bourbon Whipped Cream

Grilled Peaches with Bourbon Whipped Cream is the ultimate Summer dessert! Sweet and ultra juicy peaches paired with whipped cream with a kick - it’s simple, flavorful and delicious! 

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword bourbon whipped cream, grilled peaches
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 4 people
Author Haylie


  • 5-6 ripe peaches, halved with the pit removed
  • 2 tbsp avocado oil (or any other neutral oil)
  • 1 cup heavy cream 
  • 1-2 tbsp bourbon (start off with 1 tbsp and then taste and add more if desired)
  • fresh mint, cinnamon and honey to garnish


  1. Slice the ripe peaches in half and remove the pit. Brush avocado oil on them.

  2. Get the grill pan (or outdoor grill) hot and ready to go. Place them flesh side down on the grill pan on medium to high heat and let them cook for 3-4 minutes. While cooking, brush the other side with oil as well. Flip when they have gotten softer and have grill marks and cook the remaining side for an additional 3-4 minutes.

  3. Once done, remove them to a plate. In a bowl or plate, add a generous dollop of the whipped cream and top with 2 halves of a peach. Sprinkle with cinnamon, a drizzle of honey and fresh mint if desired and enjoy!

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