NoshGirl Chef: Battle Peach and Mint!

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Happy Monday, everyone!  Voting for the fourth NoshGirl Chef Challenge is now OPEN! The secret ingredients for this challenge were peaches and mint – don’t these ingredients just scream summer?  I was so smitten with this challenge’s entries!  Pop on over to their blogs to check out these scrumptious recipes!  Yum!

1.  Home Sweet Hopkins’ Mint Chocolate Dipped Peach Sandwich Cookies

2. Latte Love‘s Peach Caprese Salad with Champagne Mint Vinaigrette

3. Married Up With Wine‘s Chilled Peach & Mint Yogurt Soup

Check out these creations on each contestant’s blog!  Then comment below to let me know your fave. If you’d prefer to keep your vote private, email me with your vote and I’ll count it as well :) .  You have until this Wednesday, 11:59PM EDT to vote!  Good luck, challengers!

Interested in participating in a NoshGirl Chef Challenge? Email me!

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    Kim
    July 18, 2011 at 9:48 am

    They all look amazing, but I’m drooling over the peach caprese salad! I would have never thought of that 🙂

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    Dan
    July 18, 2011 at 10:24 am

    The peach and mint chocolate cookies look delicious. I would have never thought to combine the two into this clever little dessert.

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    shannon
    July 18, 2011 at 10:25 am

    this one’s tough! but i’m going to go with the peach soup, as i’d love a bowl right now 🙂

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      Johnie
      March 9, 2017 at 9:48 am

      Heck yeah this is exlacty what I needed.

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    Jessica
    July 18, 2011 at 10:41 am

    I love all these ideas!! How clever! I’m going to have to vote for the soup though–way to think outside the box!

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    Anni
    July 18, 2011 at 10:54 am

    These all look wonderful, but I’m going to have to pick Latte Love’s Peach Caprese Salad. It looks so unique and mouthwatering!

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    Mrs. Puma
    July 18, 2011 at 10:55 am

    Oh man, these are sounding really tasty right now! I’m voting for the Peach Caprese this time.

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    Layla
    July 18, 2011 at 10:57 am

    They all really do look and sound good! I’m going to go with the caprese salad, because tomatoes are my favorite!

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    Leslie
    July 18, 2011 at 11:06 am

    Everything looks great, but the peach and mint chocolate cookies sound like a really yummy, unique combination!

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    Ngoc
    July 18, 2011 at 12:08 pm

    Chilled Peach & Yogurt Soup

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    Mina
    July 18, 2011 at 12:34 pm

    yet again, i am blown away by everyone’s creativity and pretty pictures! i’m gonna have to go with the caprese salad–love that stuff!

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    Jessica
    July 18, 2011 at 1:00 pm

    They all look delicious but my vote goes to the sandwich cookies!! YUM.

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    Sarah
    July 18, 2011 at 1:06 pm

    Wow, what a difficult choice! I think the one that’s calling my name the most has to be Latte Love’s Peach Caprese salad.

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    Karen @sugarspiceliving
    July 18, 2011 at 1:16 pm

    Latte Love. YUMMERS. I want it right now!

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    jordan
    July 18, 2011 at 1:17 pm

    i’m very impressed by the creativity in all 3 choices! i have to go with the peach soup, though, as my choice 🙂 i’m not a chocolate/mint fan, and i can’t eat fresh peaches, but i’d love some of that soup!

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    Annie
    July 18, 2011 at 1:23 pm

    I love the caprese salad! I love salads especially ones like this!

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    Debbie
    July 18, 2011 at 1:23 pm

    My vote is for the soup – looks wonderful!

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    Ghenet
    July 18, 2011 at 1:44 pm

    Those cookies look amazing so I’m going with #1!

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    Laura Lewis
    July 18, 2011 at 1:45 pm

    Yum! That Caprese salad looks so refreshing and yummy on a summer afternoon by the pool… my vote is for Latte Love!

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    Elle
    July 18, 2011 at 1:53 pm

    I love them all! But I’m gonna go with the Peach Caprese Salad since I love a refreshing salad in the summer YUM!

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    Mo
    July 18, 2011 at 2:44 pm

    I’m allergic to peaches. 🙁 Booooo.
    BUT I’m voting for the cookie sandwiches! They look tasty and crunchy.

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    Liz
    July 18, 2011 at 2:56 pm

    They all look so yummy! My vote is for the peach caprese salad. 🙂

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    Chris
    July 18, 2011 at 3:08 pm

    I am craving soup!! So my vote is for the soup.

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    Melinda
    July 18, 2011 at 3:38 pm

    These all made me drool and now I want to make a three course meal out of them! The caprese is especially singing to me today though, @lattelove gets me vote!

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    Amanda
    July 18, 2011 at 3:41 pm

    You know me and my sweet tooth… I vote the cookies!

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    Eileen
    July 18, 2011 at 3:42 pm

    I’m going to have to vote for the soup, it sounds amazing to me at the moment. All of the entries look fantastic!

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    mischka
    July 18, 2011 at 5:13 pm

    I am also craving soup. I’m voting for the soup as well!

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    Bonnie Joy
    July 18, 2011 at 5:36 pm

    These entries all look amazing! I have a sweet tooth today…so Im going to vote for the sandwich cookies.

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    Morgan
    July 18, 2011 at 5:52 pm

    These all sound so fabulous, I wish I could just pick one! But I think the cookies are going to be the winner for me.

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    Chelsea Talks Smack
    July 18, 2011 at 7:43 pm

    These are all so clever, love it!

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    Ali @ His Birdie's Nest
    July 18, 2011 at 9:17 pm

    They all look amazing, but if I have to pick one, I pick Latte Love’s Caprese salad. It just looks so fresh and summery 🙂

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    Amanda
    July 18, 2011 at 11:29 pm

    They all look great! I’m gonna have to vote for the soup, though – looks tasty! 🙂

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    Amy
    July 19, 2011 at 10:19 am

    Wow, I love all of these recipes! They could all together be different courses in a meal. I’m going to vote for the soup – it sounds so refreshing!

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    kelsey
    July 19, 2011 at 12:11 pm

    Yum!! I love peaches and I love mint, so this contest already had me interested. And now the entries are amazing!! I think I have to pick the cookies, but they all look amazing!

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    Meghan
    July 19, 2011 at 12:24 pm

    Caprese salad!!

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    Bonnie
    July 19, 2011 at 4:20 pm

    Voting for the cookies!! Looking good there Hopkins!

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    Amanda
    July 19, 2011 at 4:21 pm

    I vote for the peach caprese salad, yum!

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    Emily (The Culinary Couple)
    July 19, 2011 at 5:00 pm

    My vote goes to Latte Love‘s Peach Caprese Salad with Champagne Mint Vinaigrette. Yum!

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    honeymyheart
    July 19, 2011 at 8:05 pm

    everything looks so fresh and perfect for summer. this is so hard to vote, but i choose #2.

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    ck
    July 19, 2011 at 8:43 pm

    Tough choice; the soup is intriguing, but me and the two buns in my oven want cookies. Always cookies. We’re casting our vote for #1.

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    Kira
    July 20, 2011 at 2:48 am

    I vote for the caprese salad, it’s so simple that I could actually “cook” it myself!

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    Katie
    July 20, 2011 at 11:07 am

    Wow – props to all three contestants…all of them look absolutely amazing!!! Hm, since I have to choose one though…I’m going to have to say the cookies get my vote…they sound so yummy!

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    Carly
    July 20, 2011 at 1:08 pm

    What a fun challenge! They all look fantastic!

    I have to go with Latte Love’s peach caprese salad. 🙂

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    Butter
    July 20, 2011 at 2:42 pm

    ooh, they all look really good, and so creative! I’d have to vote for the soup, though – i’m a huge chilled soup fan, and it looks so refreshing.

    So, Noshgirl, when are you going to start holding LIVE challenges? Because I am definitely going to line up for tickets . . .

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      Serena
      July 20, 2011 at 4:43 pm

      Once I graduate from my tiny NYC apartment kitchen!! 😉

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    Colleen C
    July 20, 2011 at 2:45 pm

    Oh my – for sure the caprese. Yumm!!!

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    Corey
    July 20, 2011 at 9:15 pm

    I love fruit soup. So my vote is for the peach and mint soup.

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    Melisa
    July 20, 2011 at 10:32 pm

    Three really amazing options! I would truly like to try them all. I am voting for the cookies because my sweet tooth cannot be denied.

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