While nothing beats biting into a fresh peach or cooking up an easy peach cobbler recipe, Chowhound’s peach recipes use the versatile fruit for everything from peach and hazelnut mascarpone bruschetta to white peach sangria.

Peak Season Produce at Your Labor Day Barbecue Is a Perfect Way to Bid Goodbye to Summer

Labor Day is almost upon us, and it's the perfect occasion to showcase the last of summer produce (*sob*). While Labor Day was created as a tribute to the American laborer, it has since also become...

Stone Fruits 2020 @ Andy's Orchard in Morgan Hill

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Andy's Orchard opened for the season on May 15. Yesterday was my first visit of the year. The entrance has been roped off like the lines for bank tellers with markers each six feet. Inside the door...

Kashiwase Farm--still around?

by droolingdoggie 1 year ago

I love organic stone fruits and almonds from Kashiwase Farm. It's always a summer sensation. I just checked their FB page, but found that they haven't updated it since 2017. Does anybody know if th...

Silvas Orchards | Watsonville

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

Intrigued by the signs near the road offering peaches, I pulled into Silvas Orchards (2599 Freedom Blvd, Watsonville, CA) . This is actually across the street and a little bit south of Silvas Apple...

Dry Creek Peach, Healdsburg

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 15 years ago

Saturday night my friend Annette capped off her salmon dinner with a blissful bellini sorbetto made with local white peaches. Try as I might, i couldn't get her to divulge the Sebastopol orchard ...

MARYSVILLE, CA - peach time

by glbtrtr 1 year ago

August is the time to head to Marysville for peaches - best found at the market stand on Oroville Highway at the Ramirez Road junction, a few miles outside of Marysville - heading towards Oroville.

Trinity River Farm | Willow Creek - Humboldt County

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Speaking of peaches, the ones from my friend's organic family farm are ripe and ready now. Trinity River Farm 2443 Hwy 96 Willow Creek, CA 95573 Day Ph: (530) 629-3200 Evening Ph: (530) 629-...

Domestic Peaches?

by zackly 1 year ago

Here in SW Connecticut we start to get domestic peaches in June from the southern states of Georgia and South Carolina. They are generally excellent. Even if they appear partially unripe, sit them ...

Inzana Ranch

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

A couple weeks ago I bought some spectacular fresh figs from Inzana Ranch at the Monday evening farmers market in Pacific Grove. I tried a couple peaches too and these were luscious, tree-ripened, ...

Marilyn Miller Certified Farmers Market | Tuesday morning, Redding

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

Such a sweet midweek market . . couldn't leave Redding without shopping at one of the certified farmers markets. They'd been shut down for more than a week during the Carr Fire (August 2018) and e...

July 2018 Dish of the Month: STONE FRUIT CAKES

by herby 3 years ago

Welcome to July, 2018 Dish of the Month reporting thread! This month we will be baking stone fruit cakes. A stone fruit, also called a drupe, is a fruit with a large "stone" inside. The stone is so...

Unripe Green Peaches

by coffee_monkey 2 years ago

Does anyone know where I can get/pick unripe green peaches? Love to make some pickled peaches but having a tough time finding a source... Thanks!

Balsmaic peach pie

by Fritz 2 years ago

if one were to make a grilled balsamic peach pie, would you use ripe peaches or firm? Would mealy peaches be good this? Of course, not mealy would be better, but...

Indian blood peaches

by EllenCooks 3 years ago

I have two Indian blood peach trees. I believe they’re also called Cherokee peaches. The flesh is red. The flavor is a bit tart but really good! If any SF Bay Area Chowhounds want some starts I usu...

Summer Lady Peaches Grown by Baird Family Orchards

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

The peaches served with the Tails & Trotter grilled sausages, https://www.chowhound.com/post/tails-trotters-portland-farmers-market-psu-1076071 , were the Summer Lady variety grown by Baird Family ...

Bud's Jolly Kone | Red Bluff

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

Three weeks ago I stopped at Bud's Jolly Kone in Red Bluff for a quick lunch. I was on my way to Redding but opted to stop ahead of my destination because I could not be certain of what restaurants...

White stuff in my peaches

by David Greenbaum 18 years ago

What is the white stuff inside my peaches? Sometimes it's on the pit. Sometimes it's on the pit AND on the inner wall of the peach. Is it mold? Can I eat it safely?

Hard, but Flavorful Peaches

by soccermom13 3 years ago

We have had great luck in the past with Trader Joe's stone fruit, but not this time. I am stuck with 8 or so very hard (but flavorful) peaches. They have the texture of a crisp apple. I macerate...

Peach crisp out of peach pie filling?

by nofunlatte 3 years ago

So, I made the filling for this peach pie last summer. I made the filling to plop into a pie crust and bake, allowing me to enjoy fresh peach flavor in the deep February winter. Well, February in m...

I hate peach fuzz

by ebchower 4 years ago

I can't remember the last time I ate a regular peach. I can't stand the fuzz and have always bought nectarines or canned peaches. Somebody recently brought me some very nice whole peaches which I...

Peach crisp with frozen slices?

by nofunlatte 4 years ago

This summer's peach crop in central Indiana was superb, a marked change from the past few years (including one where a devastating series of frosts followed an unusual March warming). Of course, I ...