Broiled Nectarines with Brown Sugar and Sherry
4 soft, ripe nectarines
1 tablespoon butter
8 teaspoons brown sugar
8 teaspoons sweet Sherry
Cut nectarines in half, remove stones and place, cut side up, on baking sheet. Divide butter among halves, placing little in each cavity. Add 1 teaspoon each Sherry and brown sugar to cavity of each nectarine half. Broil 4 to 6 inches from heat source until topping is bubbly and fruit softened, about 5 minutes. Formatted by Lynn Thomas. Source: Los Angeles Times 3-26-97.4 servings. Each serving: 155 calories; 133 mg sodium; 9 mg cholesterol; 9 grams fat; 9 grams carbohydrates; 5 grams protein; 0 gram fiber.