15 Perfect Plum Recipes

This underrated fruit shines in so many recipes. Add it to your breakfast, lunch, and dessert lineups with these sweet recipes.
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Broiled Plums with Orange Vanilla Sugar

Broiled Plums with Orange Vanilla Sugar

They're great fresh, but broiling plums with orange zest and vanilla beans really enhances the flavor. Plus, the process creates a gorgeous caramelized crust.

Recipe: Try our Broiled Plums with Orange Vanilla Sugar

Spiced Plum Crumble

spiced plum crumble

Chinese five-spice powder is the kick in this crumble. Divide the servings into individual ramekins for perfectly portioned plum goodness.

Recipe: Try our Spiced Plum Crumble

Plum Tiramisu

Plum Tiramisu

Plums baked in red wine sauce are layered with mascarpone and ladyfingers for a fruity tiramisu you'll crave alllll the time. 

Recipe: Try our Plum Tiramisu

Plum Carpaccio

Plum Carpaccio

Carpaccio originated in Venice and is typically a dish of thinly sliced meat. We traded in beets for a pretty, vegetarian-friendly side. 

Recipe: Try our Plum Carpaccio

Pork Chops with Warm Plum Chutney

Pork Chops with Warm Plum Chutney

Plum and pork are sweet and savory perfection. The pièce de résistance in making this beautiful plate? Balsamic vinegar. 

Recipe: Try our Pork Chops with Warm Plum Chutney

Plum & Port Cobbler

Plum & Port Cobbler

This simple dessert has a ruby port and orange filling. Wine and ice cream plus sugary biscuits—what's not to like?

Recipe: Try our Plum & Port Cobbler

Individual Plum Tarts

Individual Plum Tarts

Grab frozen puff pastry, add plums, butter, and sugar, and you've got a simple, beautiful treat any time the craving hits. 

Recipe: Try our Individual Plum Tarts

Frisée Salad with Goat Cheese & Plums

frisée salad goat cheese plums

This dressing is super simple—all you need is EVOO, honey, and lemon zest. We like drizzling it over everything, but it's extra incredible with this plum-goat cheese-almond combination.

Recipe: Try our Frisée Salad with Goat Cheese & Plums

Plum & Goat Cheese Carpaccio with Mint

Plum & Goat Cheese Carpaccio with Mint

Fresh mint adds refreshing flavor to this sweet carpaccio while flaky sea salt and shallot keep the sweetness from being overpowering. 

Recipe: Try our Plum & Goat Cheese Carpaccio with Mint

Roasted Plums, Whipped Honey Ricotta & Granola

Roasted Plums, Whipped Honey Ricotta & Granola

Skip your usual yogurt for this sweet, creamy concoction. It's just six ingredients and a wonderful way to wake up!

Recipe: Try our Roasted Plums, Whipped Honey Ricotta & Granola

Ginger & Plum Quick Jam

Ginger & Plum Quick Jam

This jam only needs a handful of ingredients and will last up to two weeks in your fridge. Sweet!

Recipe: Try our Ginger & Plum Quick Jam

Grilled Pork Chops with Fresh Plum Sauce

Grilled Pork Chops with Fresh Plum Sauce

Top these tasty chops with a fresh mix of plums, basil, red onion, and mint.

Recipe: Try our Grilled Pork Chops with Fresh Plum Sauce

Plum-Sauce Pork or Chicken Lettuce Wraps

plum-sauce pork or chicken lettuce wraps

No need to get fresh plums—simmer plum preserves with tamari and ginger for a simple sauce that perfectly complements the savory fillings in these wraps. 

Recipe: Try our Plum-Sauce Pork or Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Watermelon-Plum Sangria

watermelon-plum sangria

This sangria is one-in-a-melon—plus, it's a gorgeous use for tons of beautifully colored fruits like blackberries and red and golden plums.

Recipe: Try our Watermelon-Plum Sangria

Plum & Pecan Pancakes

plum and pecan pancakes

Regular flapjacks get a makeover with caramelized plum slices and chopped pecans—both of which are incorporated into the cakes, not just placed on top. Serve 'em up with warm maple syrup for a beautiful brunch.

Recipe: Try our Plum & Pecan Pancakes