To toast sesame seed: Heat small skillet on medium heat. Add sesame seed; cook and stir 2 minutes or until golden brown and fragrant. Immediately pour out of hot pan to avoid over-toasting.
Test Kitchen Tip: Prepare as directed, using other stone fruit such as nectarines or the hybrids, plumcots or pluots.
This recipe was created by Chef Richard Blais, the owner of Trail Blais, a creative consulting company, and Creative Director of Flip, a modern hamburger concept in Atlanta and Birmingham. He was also a finalist on season four of Bravo's Top Chef.