Peaches are available May-September, but their peak months are July and August.
How to Select
Fruit should yield to slight pressure. Avoid bruises, soft spots or cracks.
How to Store
Unripe fruit can be stored in a paper bag until ripe. Once ripe, fruit should be used within 1-2 days.
How to Prepare
Eat raw, add to a salad or salsa, grill or sauté.
Recipes with this fruit
Skillet Green Beans with Peaches
Get in some of your fruits and veggies for the day with this awesome combination of peaches and green beans.
Peach and Carrot Smoothie
Kids love this peachy-keen smoothie which sneaks in a colorful and nutritious vegetable-carrots!