Tag Archives: Georgia Peaches

Peach Swirl No Churn Ice Cream

BY HELEN S. FLETCHER, ON
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Peach Swirl No Churn Ice CreamThe idea for this Peach Swirl No Churn Ice Cream dawned on me when I bought Georgia Peaches to make my Peach Jam.  I love peach ice cream but it isn’t offered as much as it was in the past. So what could be easier than adding it to an ice cream that takes 10 minutes? Continue reading

Everything Peaches

BY HELEN S. FLETCHER, ON
COPYRIGHT, HELEN S. FLETCHER, 2020. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
ALL PHOTOS BY PASTRIES LIKE A PRO UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED.

Peach for Everything PeachesGeorgia Peaches showed up early in my market and our local peaches aren’t far behind.  For me, there is nothing like fresh peaches.  I use them in everything from soup to pizza including a very special drink.

There are two types of peaches. Freestone and Clingstone.  The terms refer to the stones  of the peaches.  If the peach is of the clingstone variety, the flesh of the peach is very hard to separate from the stone.  The freestone peaches are my favorite as they separate cleanly and easily.  However, telling which are which is difficult since they aren’t usually marked.  However, if they say, “freestone’, those are the easiest to work with. My favorite peach is Red Haven but any ripe peach will due. Continue reading