Puff Pastry Braided Peach Strudel recipe. Nothing says summertime quite like sweet peaches! Make the most of nature’s summer bounty with this outstanding, easy dessert. Peel and slice fresh peaches, or save on the chopping and substitute frozen for an equally delicious treat. Prepared Puff Pastry sheets are simply braided around a filling of peaches, chopped pecan, brown sugar and a touch of vanilla. This is a perfect dessert served with a scoop of ice cream, or a lovely addition to brunch.