HOME > Chowhound > Home Cooking >

Just picked peaches, now what???

chocolate chick Aug 11, 2007 05:00 PM

Went to an orchard today and picked a boat load of peaches with my kids. I want to make something sweet I can bring into work for my associates to enjoy. So, nothing needing spoons or forks please. Any recs? Thanks much!

  1. Click to Upload a photo (10 MB limit)
Delete
  1. dinner belle RE: chocolate chick Aug 11, 2007 05:08 PM

    If they're great peaches, take them as is. Just have a lot of paper towels on hand! I know that's not a creative answer, but there's nothing better than biting into a fresh, juicy peach.

    1. l
      lintygmom RE: chocolate chick Aug 11, 2007 05:09 PM

      Peach tartlettes instead of peach pie.

      1. financialdistrictresident RE: chocolate chick Aug 11, 2007 05:36 PM

        Not sure if you like fruit in your salads. One of my easy favorite recipes is to make the Naked Chef salad with mixed greens, fresh mint, lemon & EVOO vinaigrette, sliced peaches and fresh mozzarella. Yum! . . sorry just read the part about no spoons and forks.

        1. s
          strephking RE: chocolate chick Aug 11, 2007 06:06 PM

          cut them in half, grill them, drizzle with balsamic or poppy seed dressing.

          1 Reply
          1. re: strephking
            b
            bigjimbray RE: strephking Aug 11, 2007 06:28 PM

            Make jam out of them and give your friend a real gift.

          2. t
            tomgrrrl RE: chocolate chick Aug 12, 2007 12:00 PM

            what about some delicious peach & blueberry muffins?

            Show Hidden Posts