Fresh Peaches

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Fresh Peaches

Imagine having a whole box of fresh peaches to share with your family. Eat them at the kitchen table nice and neat, or out on the lawn with juice dripping off your elbow! You could freeze or can some too.

Most peaches are heavily sprayed, but we buy from growers that follow IPM practices and spray minimally, so you can feel good about giving our peaches to your childrenSometimes, we offer organic peaches, too.

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How To Order Peaches With Us

We offer peaches starting as early as May and as late as August or September. You can see what’s available now by checking our current order forms, or sign up on our email list, and we’ll notify you when it is time to order.

 

What’s a Freestone Peach?

Freestone peaches have a pit that pops out easily when the peach is ripe. They’re great for canning and freezing because they’re just so easy to work with. Of course, they’re even better eaten fresh, with juice dripping down to your elbow.

What’s a Cling Stone Peach?

We get several loads of Georgia peaches starting in May and running through mid July. This first load or two are cling stone fruit, because that’s the type that ripen first. Cling peaches have a pit that ‘clings’ and doesn’t pop out easily. When you eat a cling stone peach you have to creatively navigate your nibbler around the seed. So if you don’t think that sounds fun then you’ll want to wait until next month for the free stone peaches.

How are These Peaches Grown?

It’s pretty unheard of to grow true organic peaches here in the southeast corner of the USA, so we looked hard to find the closest thing to organic possible. We absolutely love the orchard we found! They are willing to talk freely about their growing practices, and we’ve found them to be particularly careful to grow as naturally as possible. This growing method is commonly called Integrated Pest Management. You can read more about it by clicking here.
Our family is especially set on organic peaches, or at least something close, so we hope this helps you out as much as it helped us to speak with the wonderful people at this orchard.

 

What’s the Difference Between Number 2 & Number 1 Peaches

Number 2 peaches are either small or else imperfect, whereas the number 1’s are more uniform in size and unblemished. The photo below shows a few different examples of the imperfections you may find in your box of number 2 peaches; peaches with strange or elongated shapes, a groove where the fruit grew next to a twig, discoloration or a rough patch on the skin, a dent where the peach was hit by hail, or sometimes a small cut.

And occasionally we can’t tell why a peach was considered a number 2, because to us, they look just fine.

Number 2 Peach Collage


How to Store and Ripen Peaches

Our neighbor Wilda has an easy, reliable way to store peaches that keeps her peaches fresh considerably longer than refrigeration alone. Last summer, I think she and her husband were still eating fresh peaches 4 weeks after she picked up her box from us! All you need to do it yourself is some paper towels and a couple plastic grocery bags. Place a few paper towels in the bottom of one of the grocery bags, then set a layer of unripe peaches into the bag. Add another layer of paper towels and another layer of peaches on top of the first, then top it off with one more layer of paper towels. Now slip another bag over the first to loosely cover the opening and you’re done. Just set the bag gently into the fridge. You’ll want to peek into the bag every few days to make sure all your fruit is still sound.

Store the unripened peaches in the refrigerator until a couple days before you’d like to eat them. They’ll keep longer when refrigerated unripe. To ripen, just place firm peaches on the counter for a day or two.


Peach Measurements

 

SAMSUNG3-4 medium or 2-3 large peaches = about 1 lb
1 lb peaches = 3-4 cups sliced peaches, loosely packed
1 lb peaches = 2 cups peach puree
1/2 bushel = 25 lbs

 


How to Peel Peaches Easily
  1. Prepare a cold water bath, either in a sink or large bowl.
  2. Place the peaches to be peeled in a colander, or basket, or drop them directly into a deep pot of boiling water for almost one minute. Make sure that each peach is completely submerged and that they are free enough for water to flow all around them.
  3. After one minute in the boiling water, immediately plunge the peaches into the cold water bath. You may need to change the water or add ice to keep the water cold.
  4. The skin should come off the peach very easily now, just like peeling tomatoes.

Freezing Your Peaches…  SAMSUNG
For smoothies:
We like to cut our peaches into quarters and freeze them on cookie sheets. Once they’re frozen, we put them into gallon freezer bags. This way the peaches won’t freeze together as one big block. Since we make smoothies in our powerful VitaMix, we don’t bother to peel the peaches. Check out our favorite peach smoothie recipe, Orange Peach Sherbet Smoothie.

 

To freeze sliced or cubed peaches:
Put whole peaches in hot water until the skin slips off. Then put the skinned ones into a big bowl of water you’ve prepare with ascorbic acid (¼ to ½ teaspoon ascorbic acid per 2 cups of water) or lemon juice. Cut into slices or chunks and place into quart bags. We’ve found that one quart bag stuffed full makes a perfect size pie. We don’t add sugar to freeze them, and it works just fine.

In a hurry to get them frozen?

We’ve tried freezing peaches whole, and although it takes up more space, they actually turned out pretty well. Run them under hot water and the peel slips off. After they thaw for a little while, you can slice them up. The peaches don’t brown at all because they’re still in their skins. A handy time saver!
However you prepare your peaches for freezing, place your freezer bags or containers as quickly as possible into the coldest part of your freezer, allowing room around the containers to promote fast freezing. Containers can be packed more economically space-wise after one day of freezing. Be sure to date your packages.

How to Plant a Peach Pit

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  1. After you have eaten a few peaches, clean the pits and store them in the refrigerator until September or October.
  2. Plant the pits about five inches beneath the soil surface.  It’s best to plant a few in case some don’t sprout.
  3. Mark the location.
  4. Your tree will begin to grow in the spring!
  5. Keep the tree watered and fertilized and you’ll have fruit in 2-3 years!

 

Peach Reviews 

We really enjoyed the peaches! They were large, beautiful, fragrant, and delicious. What did we do with them, you ask? Well, first we put them out on the counter and admired them. Then we stood around and inhaled in the divine aroma of fresh summer peaches until we were giddy. Then we began devouring them…seven children who all love a good peach! We all ate our fill for several days and still managed to put up a dozen bags in the freezer for peach cobblers and smoothies this winter when peach season is only a distant dream. :) Thank you so much!Kimberly Witham
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Loved, loved, loved the peaches!!! Besides standing over the kitchen sink with juice dripping down my chin, I made peach ice cream, peach cobble, and put up 8 pints of peaches in mason jars to enjoy later. Thanks for making Franklin a drop off point. I will definately be participating again!

Debbie
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When we first picked up the peaches they were a little firm (unripe). After 24 hours they began to soften and they were delicious! Our family of 8 has eaten over half of our 1/2 bushel in 5 days and I have about 20 peaches left. I plan to freeze them tomorrow to make peach sauce to use with pancakes and waffles later in the year. We blend a cup of fruit with 1/4 c honey and 1 cup of orange /apple juice and bring to a boil. Mix 1 tsp corn starch with some OJ and whisk together then add to boiled mixture after removing from heat. Whisk together and serve over fresh pancakes/waffles! YUMMY!

Tina
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Thanks, enjoyed the peaches very much!

Elaine
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Tim and Erin,

We got seven boxes of the seconds, 2 for ourselves and the rest were friends that ordered with me. Eric and Ashley, our contact people, were very sweet people! The peaches were absolutely delicious! With the first box….we ate some fresh and then canned 10 qts. The second box made 8 pts of peach butter. We still have a dozen fresh that are going to get frozen today for ice cream and smoothies! : )

I will be watching my email and ordering again. So will everyone else that I ordered for also. They all loved their peaches too!

Thank you again!
Debra DeMoulin
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Thank you for the peaches. We enjoyed each one of them.

Constance
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Regarding the peaches- We loved them and if you order more would like to get more. There was not a bad one in the batch!

Joyce Aldrich
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Great Peaches! We canned 46 quarts!- Christie Berry
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The peaches were yummy and they were grown about an hour from my hometown in GA!

Rebecca
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The peaches were very sweet and juicy. We did have some cases that had some bad ones in them. Overall we liked them very much. Thank you!! – Kelly Fournier
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Absolutely the best peaches that I have ever bought. Delicious!! – Linda Howell
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Yum! – Nancy Kelley
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We liked the peaches. We ordered 100#s of seconds & after eating as many as we could stand, we canned 28 qts of peaches & 7 pts of peach butter. Thanks for the service you offer! I’ve told everyone I know! – Renee Young
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I liked the peaches very well. I canned a batch for a food preservation demo, but the rest we have ripened a few at a time, and eaten them fresh. Very good!!!
We will be ordering again in July. Joyce Swiatek
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We just got back from Switzerland where they make fruit fladas. They are so good!!! You make a crust of your choice, and spread it on a cookie sheet. Then spread some fresh fruit about 1/2 to 1 inch thick (like plumb halves or cherries or peaches). Pour a sauce over the fruit with some sweetening, flavor, corn starch or flour to keep from being too runny and some nuts or soy or milk for richness. Bake till done (crust is golden)Then enjoy!!!

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Deelish !! -Carolyn VanSwol
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The peaches were delicious. We ate a lot, canned some and made 2 peach cobblers with ours. I will be ordering more next time. I did feel bad for my friend though. she ordered 5 boxes and almost a whole box was spoiled. Maybe they had been picked longer.- Sherri Leiter
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What juicy peaches. They were better than described. I would purchase from here again. Also loved to little extra notes on how to freeze them. Thanks -Deven Bahr

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We live up in KY and we ordered 4 cases of peaches from you last month…they were wonderful!!! The people in Hartsville were kind enough to hold them for us until we made it to town.

Lynne
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The peaches were very good! We made smoothies, peach cobbler, peach waffle syrup, ate peaches on our cereal and ate them plain. We also froze some for later. We’re looking forward to getting them again in July. – Rebecca Beverly

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When are you getting more of the peaches? They were so good, I ate 7 of them before I was out of Perry County! – James Frazier

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Thanks for the reminder, Erin, but we are going to California to visit our son and his family – no time for peaches – but the last ones were absolutely delicious – we ate every last one of them! The “seconds” were just PERFECT!

Thanks for all you do for all of us!

Love and hugs,

nan
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My daughter said, “Ohhhh, Mama! Those peaches were soooo good! Could you get any more?!”

Sue Lomax
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We loved the peaches! We froze all of ours since I am the smoothie queen! My only regret is that I didn’t have that peach party like those others with all those extra hands!

Lisa Shephard
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The peaches were nice. We just layed them out on the outside table and let them ripen and froze what we didn’t eat up they seemed real good,

Jim
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They were excellent. Hope you order again. There are some people in the plant that would like to order too.

Willodean Kilpatrick
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We thought the peaches were great! Very tasty and they are keeping well.

Joy Robles
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Delicious peaches! We are eating them by themselves, over cereal, in smoothies and will be freezing a lot of them too. Thanks!

Rebecca Beverly
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They were a little bit green but as they mature they are VERY GOOD! Look forward to more and especially Michigan Apples.

Salvatore Russo
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I waited until Monday and they were perfect for canning. I just had trouble keeping my dear hubby out of them so I would have some to can. I’ll order again next year.

Joyce Berry
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They were delicious……..Made a peach cobbler, shared with 2 folks and froze the rest. Looking forward to what will be offered next time. Thanks,

Susan
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The peaches were fantastic. Keep up the good work. Thanks again.

Sunny Uti
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They were great!

Debbie Decker
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Just canned the peaches last night. They look beautiful.

Diana Hopkins
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The peaches were great! Not only were they flavorful, they were huge. Some of the best peaches we’ve had all summer!

Mara Burke
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I really enjoyed the peaches. They were a little firmer than the last batch but after a few days were ready to can. We canned 2 boxes and got 30 quarts of peaches. That is a quart per dollar spent…not bad. We also made peach honey with the skins for pancakes in the morning. Our one box of eating peaches has kept well in the fridge so far, now if I can only hide them from the kids. The freestone variety has made for easier canning.

Deanna Zarichansky
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Great peaches! Big, juicy and delicious! We have NEVER been disappointed in the fruit we’ve gotten through you – thanks!

Emily Stefanick
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LOVED the peaches!!! They were very good. Better than the last batch. They were juicy, and oh so flavorful!

Sara Bailey
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The July peaches are fabulous! Mostly ripe and perfectly sweet – delicious flavor I remember from childhood. We were worried about ordering #2 peaches, but SO pleased! We’ve frozen some, made peach pies, peach and ginger soup, grilled peaches with honey glaze, given some to neighbors, and of course, eaten quite a few. Thank you!

Diana Kulas
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We were blown away by the quality of your peaches! I can’t believe they were called ‘seconds!’ They were beautiful, perfectly ripe and juicy! My 2 year old loved them as well! We look forward to purchasing from you every month! Thank you :)

Kathrine Wehrung
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The peaches were awesome. Sweet and easy to eat! We made peach syrup for our pancakes and plan to freeze many of them for smoothies! Wonderfully sweet! Thanks!

Christie Berry
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These peaches were much sweeter than the June peaches, but ripened very quick. We were very happy with them. We canned 5 of the 7 boxes, and were able to put up 68 quarts. The other 2 boxes are for fresh eating. Thanks for getting these peaches for us.

Fred Flint
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The peaches taste amazing, but the quality is not as good as the June peaches. We are just eating the ones that have bad spots day-to-day. They seem more banged up this time. We LOVED the June peaches we got!

Melissa Rogers
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I loved the freestone peaches-& while I enjoyed the June peaches, I won’t be ordering any semi-freestone next year, it’ll be ALL freestone for me. The taste was better & working with them was TONS easier. I did notice more bruising, but maybe that was in the handling or be cause they were a bit more ripe than the semi-freestones? I didn’t can these. I froze one box & dried another in our Excalibur dehydrator, then vacuum-sealed them.

Renee Young
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The peaches were absolutely wonderful!!

Sue Smith
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Again> We were more than pleased with our peach order; We put up 18 pints of gourmet looking preseves and 11 quarts in the freezer.
The last order and with this order, we put 22 quart boxes in the freezer for our favorite dessert, peach cobler. We are looking forward to getting pears for perserves. Also, we are hoping next year there will be cucumbers for pickles.
Charles Estes
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The peaches were delicious. We just bought one bushel. I made two cobblers, a pie, shared some with friends and we ate the rest. Oh, I also froze some. They were some of the best peaches we have ever had. Very good flavor and in very good shape.

Bethany Brandt
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Excellent! We have eaten several fresh. we have made preserves, peach pies, a peach cobbler and frozen sliced peaches!

Elizabeth Rutledge
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In a word, fabulous! Thank you!

Jennifer Stowe
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My peaches were wonderful! I still had plenty frozen from June (I don’t know how to can yet!), so in addition to what we could eat and bake, I was able to give a half dozen or so to neighbors in nice little gift bags as a little summer gift. They have all LOVED them! Thanks!

Kyla Hartunian
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They are beautiful and tasty. I am very pleased with the “seconds” I received. Thank you!

Christine
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Erin,

The peaches are delicious. We think they are more flavorful than the June peaches, which we also enjoyed. We are not canning or preserving, just eating them.

Wilda Patterson
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I thought the peaches were delicious. Had I known they were so good, I would have ordered more.
Thank you,

Anna Moore
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The peaches were awesome! Very sweet and juicy. Thank you!

Georgia Scott
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The peaches were incredible, just like the last time. I had to wait a few days for them to ripen, but I was glad for that (who wants to spend the entire weekend putting up peaches?). They are juicy and have fantastic flavor. Can’t wait to use them all winter long!

Deborah Madill
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The peaches were wonderfully juicy and sweet! We froze some for smoothies and cobblers, made some preserves, and ate some–yum!

Roni Bonville
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I ordered 2nd’s. They were rock hard when I received them, which surprised me because 2nd’s are usually overripe. I let them sit for 2 days and then was able to process them. They were delicious.

Joy Bryant
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We really enjoyed July’s peaches. June’s were good, but I think that July’s were better. They seemed to be a little better quality, because they came off the pit easier and lasted longer than last month’s. They, also, were delicious. We quick froze sliced peaches for smoothies, and canned peach jam and peach butter. Thanks for providing this co-op.

Jody Yarbrough
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I think that these peaches were wonderful. What I loved the most is that they were nice and big, and juicy as well. Keep up the good work Erin-N-Family.

Brother G

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This was our first order of peaches. We were very happy with our box. We got a box of “number 2” peaches, but they looked and tasted beautiful.

Quinn C.

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My peaches had a lot of bruises for some reason this time – but they were the best tasting we’ve ever had so I can’t complain. Last month we had hardly any bruises and those were absolutley delicious, but I do think these are even a little better.

Wanda Burchfield

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We loved our peaches!!! I like them better than the June ones because the stones seem to come out easier and they have been much sweeter. We didn’t do anything with ours but share with others and eat them as is.

Emily Brady
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The peaches are wonderful. It took about 2 days to be ready to process. We still have some fresh ones and LOVE them. Thanx.

Carol Reid

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When I saw the peaches, I said oh how beautiful! I knew immediately that they were going to be good. Joyce had an extra box so ended up with two! I thought well they just need a few days and they will be ripe, but I cut into one right away it was sooo juicy and sweet, just love ‘um. Froze quite a few gave some to neighbors, and left some for eating, they were worth every penny and then some:) Thank you!

Sylvia

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These were the best peaches we’ve had almost ever. Could have sold alot more, and used more. Thanks for your efforts to help us get them.

Joyce Swiatek
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The peaches were wonderful. We loved them.

Lisa Browning
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My peaches are still delicious and my whole family has thoroughly enjoyed them. Thanks!

Sharalee Nabrotzky
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WOW! The peaches were GREAT! The first box I got, I put up 26 1/2 pints and the rest went into the freezer, except for the cobbler I made that nite. The 2nd box I got, I put up 21 pints, this is all jam by the way. Yum! Yum! I only work with the pint and 1/2 pint jars since it’s just the 2 of us. But we really enjoyed them and the flavor was GREAT! Thanks. Heather and everyone that’s enjoyng the jam.

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The peaches were delicious. A few days after pick-up, we canned 7 quarts and froze 2.

G.S.
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They were great!!!! We ate a couple of them and made jam out of the rest. I wasn’t able to get to them until Tuesday. They were in great condition and perfectly sweet!!

Johnna Varni

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The peaches were delicious. They were a little on the expensive side but we really enjoyed them.

Myra Chinn
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Love the peaches. They are sweet and juicy once they get ripe. Love the price, too!

Juanita Pinzur
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We’ve never tasted a peach that was so delicious!!! They were incredible!

Sandie Medonis
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I ordered a box of the seconds and they sooooo good. Thank you for a another wonderful fruit order.

Rebecca Kohl
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Loved the peaches. I received seconds and they were above my expectation! Keep them coming!

Renae Muller
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Beautiful peaches, even though they were called 2nds. I was thrilled. The look so pretty in all those jars on my shelves!!!

Sherri Leiter
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Excellent – the peaches were delicious and now I have a freezer full to enjoy all winter!

Tricia Schmidt
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The peaches we got in July were awesome!

Joyce Berry

 

The peaches were delicious. We ate them with ygourt and granola, made jam,grilled them and served with vanilla ice cream and froze some for smoothies. Suffice it to say, we will be ordering again! -pat greene

 

The peaches are very juicy, but the blueberries were the best so far this season!! My only regret is that I did not buy more.. Thanks for bringing quality fruit at reduced prices. -Kim Gardner

 

I shared a dozen with my sister and she called and ask to have more. She said those were the best peaches she’s had in 20 years. She said you just can’t get that flavor with store bought picked early peaches! I’ve canned some, froze some, made peach cobbler and peach jam, I’m pretty much tuckered out, but look forward to peaches when I want them! -Elaine MacDonald

 

Our box is gone! My kids said “Best peaches ever!” -Fran Beach

 

I loved both the peaches and blueberries. They were the best. -Betty Stewart

 

The peaches are wonderful – very sweet and juicy! Just terribly disappointed I didn’t get the blueberries that I thought I had ordered. -Marilyn Polk

 

Delicious! Thanks! -Sandra Iungerich

 

OH MY!!! The peaches are wonderful! I bought these with plans to put some of them up in the freezer and to make preserves out of the rest, but we keep eating them, so I don’t know how much I am going to have left – lol. I am very pleased. My only regret was that I didn’t get more, but was happy to see that I have an opportunity to get more in mid-July, so I will certainly be looking for the email. THANKS!!!!!!! I bought the 2nds and I am very pleased :-) -Camille Hopper

 

The peaches were indeed sweet and very juicy…. absolutely delicious.. and if I did not live alone, I would have purchased 2 boxes.. Two thumbs up and kudo to y’all for providing this service… I will be planning for more next year… God Bless You.. Carolyn -Carolyn VanSwol

 

love the peaches!!!! wish i had ordered more…juicy and sweet…..next time i’ll also order blueberries…thanks so much..have a blessed day patricia and family

The peaches were beautiful, juicy, and freestone! I can’t believe they were seconds! The blueberries were perfect. Thanks for bringing them in! -Megan Adair

 

The blueberries are the best I have ever had, no kidding! I did make some blueberry pancakes on the 4th. YUM!!! They are sweet and good to eat just by themselves. Got mine to use mainly in my smoothies. Wish I had gotten some peaches, but did not need that many. Maybe next time. Thanks!!!!! -Debbie Barnett

 

We are soooo enjoying the peaches! In fact, I wish we had ordered another case. And when I saw the blueberries, I regretted not ordering them. Will both be available for reorder???? -nancy stinchfield

 

Peaches were so juicy and delicious- it was hard waiting for them to ripen but it was worth it. The blueberries were so big – put most into the freezer but kept out enough to endulge. Thank you so much for finding these beautiful crops. -barbara Nash

 

Blueberries are some of the best I’ve ever had. I froze them all for muffins over the winter. Wih I had another 10 lb box. Peaches are exceptional too! Have eaten some & frozen most. Will let you know how freezing peach whole works out! -Louise Merritt

 

The peaches were delicious. -Evelyn Bowman

 

The peaches are wonderful. The #2s are so good I would have to wonder why anyone would spend the extra for #1s. -Linnea Phillips

 

We ordered 6 boxes of Num 2. peaches and 4 boxes of blueberries. The blueberries were SO good, perfect, only a few bad ones in the bunch. Some of the best blueberries we’ve ever had! I wish I could get some more :) The peaches weren’t ripe when we got them which was totally fine. They ripened up in 2 days. unfortunately about half of them had bad spots on them so we had to do cut off part of a lot of them. They had good flavor though, not incredible but good. -Kathrine Wehrung

 

Just want to say the blueberries and the peaches are WONDERFUL!! Tonight I put up the blueberries and I will work on freezing the peaches tomorrow. Thank you again! S.S.

 

best blueberries we’ve ever had, by far! and the peaches were wonderful, too. thank you! -L Oliver

 

Blueberries were excellent. The peaches were fair. Many of the 2nd’s had moldy pits, but overall good for freezing and or processing. -Marian Haynes

 

The peaches and blueberries were absolutely delicious!! I froze a bunch of blueberries for use throughout the year and made the rest into yummy foods. My husband could not stop eating the peaches, so not many got frozen. Next year we’ll buy more. We were very happy with the fruit! -Kristen Vogel

 

I ordered #50 of #2 peaches, I have frozen most of them, made a peach cobbler and eater a few. My husband and I are delighted with the taste. I let then ripen for 2 days. -cheryl dozier

 

This was my first time ordering fruit. The peaches were some of the best! Will be ordering again. -Rai Wood

 

those peaches were very delicious and sweet, just let them out on back porch and they ripen nice, Thanks -James Lavy

 

The blueberries were simply wonderful. The peaches a little green and had to sit on a table in the sun for 3 days before I could freeze them. They have a great flavor and I have to admit I had a bit of a tummy ache Friday and Saturday from eating peaches a little on the green side! -Mary Lynn Haskins

 

I’m afraid our peaches have been so-so. The ripe ones are great! But LOTS of ours are bruised beyond salvage or completely green. -Dawn Blair

 

Well, I made peach ice cream and peach pie for the fourth and they have both disappeared. I think most of the peaches will be fairly ripe today and tomorrow so I don’t have much time, got to get to the kitchen. I have noticed a few whose pits had opened up and were black inside. The peach flesh seem to be okay but I cut off wide around that pit. I have never seen that in a peach before. -Lori Grissom

 

These were the BEST peaches and blueberries I have ever had. A friend of mine who is from GA agrees! -Shannon Vetetoe

 

Great peaches for canning. I got a bushel and after the eating feast I canned 24 quarts at a cost of $1.10/qt. I think that’s a great deal and lots of fruit over the winter. Thanks. -Nancy Murray

 

The blueberries and peaches are both excellent! I still have a lot of blueberries left, after freezing 2 quarts, making 12 blueberry pancakes, 24 blueberry muffins, 12 mini loaves of zucchini blueberry bread, and feeding them fresh to my family for several meals and snacks. I am making blueberry freezer jam today, and I guess we’ll eat up the rest. We have eaten the peaches fresh, and I have frozen 2 quarts. With the rest, I’ll make peach jam and whatever else I decide. Thanks again! -Rebecca

 

So yummy. Especially the blueberries! Would love to order more. -Stephanie Klug

 

There is nothing like fresh-off-the-bush blueberries. My son and I ate them like candy grabbing handfuls as we passed! And the peaches are some of the best I’ve ever eaten – the perfect mix of sweet and tart and so juicy too. Delicious! -Vicki Flowers

 

Excellent quality as usual! -Vickie Belden

 

the peaches and blueberries are just superb! Thank you for making them available! -marcia freespirit

 

My whole family loves the peaches! My picky 4-year old gobbles them down to the pit, fuzzy skin and all. My 11 month old inhales what I give her and signs for more before I get a chance to cut another slice. I’ve only been able to put 3 in the freezer because the rest have been eaten as soon as they’ve ripened! -Shelly Bogda

 

Thought the peaches might be too hard to ripen sweet but they did and they are delicious! THANK YOU! -Melba smith

 

The peaches and blueberries were superb!!!! I would not hesitate to say that those were the BEST blueberries my family has ever had. Can you get any more from the same farm? -LAURIE SHAFFER

 

We really liked the peaches and blueberries. The peaches were so juicy and ripe! We tried very many recipes with the blueberries and they all turned out scrumptious! -Bethany Brandt

 

the peaches were perfection! very sweet and delicious!! i would not hesitate to order again. thank you -mary asher

 

Yummy, just like last year! Thanks BNF. -Juanita Pinzur

 

The blueberries were fresh and absolutely delicious. We can’t stop eating them plain :-) We bought “seconds” on the peaches. Many of them were partly green and hard when we got them. They have softened up and the part of the peach that isn’t green is yummy, but the green parts didn’t get any more ripe and are not good. I don’t know if they are seconds because of the green/not-ripe peaches. I hope the next batch will be better. -Rebecca B.

 

I ordered #2 peaches, because last years’ reviews were so wonderful…many people said that there was no reason to spend the extra $ on #1s. I was not expecting perfect-looking fruit, but I was disappointed about the amount of badly bruised peaches I received…most of them were not fit for just eating, but were okay sliced up to be put in the freezer I did have to cut off parts of lots of the peaches, though. I was planning on ordering again in July, but I’m not sure that I will. On the other hand, the blueberries were WONDERFUL. I haven’t baked with them yet, but the kids ate quite a few of them before I was able to freeze the rest. -Amber Weber

 

I loved them. Thanks! Wish I had ordered more. -Gina Webb

 

Delicious. The blueberries especially. -Tricia Bush

 

Blueberries were sweet and not over-ripe. Peaches were also very good. Would definitely recommend! -Kimberly Breen

 

Loved the peaches! -tami lindsey

 

I split my half bushel with a friend. We were both pleased with the quality and taste. Would buy again. -Amy Abell

 

We are really enjoying the peaches. They taste wonderful and we are eating them much quicker than I had planned on! -kandice vick

 

Our peaches are SO delicious!!! We aren’t going to have enough to freeze!:O) I’ve made 2 peach pies and 1 cobbler and I’ve lost count on just peaches alone. We’ve been so busy eating the peaches, we haven’t tried the blueberries yet, but are having whole wheat blueberry pancakes for dinner tonight. This was my first time to order with the co-op and I’ll be ordering again. Thanks so much!!! -Ronda Kernodle

 

his was my first time ordering. There were a few more bruises than I expected after reading so many glowing reviews. Immediate sorting is necessary. I’d say about 40% of my box had bruises, with about 5 having a bruise covering 1/3 of the peach. But because they were so fresh, none had started rotting, and overall taste was great. I would still order again. The price was great. -Christine Abrams

 

The peaches are delicious! Canned some, ate some fresh, and freezing the rest for smoothies, etc. The blueberries are the best we have ever tasted! 10# should keep us going for awhile. My freezer is now packed with goodness!! -Walt & Joan Hoffman

 

The blueberries were perfectly ripe and delicious! I ordered 2 boxes and aside from eating them fresh, we’ve frozen 3 gallons whole berries, made 18 jars of blueberry lime jam, and baked several loaves of blueberry bread. -Susan

 

INCREDIBLE!!!!! -Sandie Medonis

 

They are wonderful! Thank you! -Terrie Hacker

 

We are REALLY enjoying our peaches and blueberries!!! I have frozen a few bags of peaches and I am getting ready to freeze some blueberries. Love just grabbing a fresh peach for my breakfast and a handful of blueberries for lunch! YUM! -Tim and Karen Towle

 

Three word De Li Cious!! Good with ice cream, good in cobbler, Good in cereal, good in the hand, just good all the way around. -Paula Smith

 

The Peches were fantabulous! My mother said they were the best she ever tasted! I dried some, made peach better, and canned 5 quarts. I’m saving the last for a cobbler when my DS and DDIL come up this weekend. Hurry and get us some more! -Terry Q

 

I bought both peaches and blueberries in June. The blueberries are the best I have had this season; I am very pleased with them. The peaches were good but nothing special. Very easy to remove the flesh from the pit, which is good for me because I quarter the peaches and freeze them. -Brent Livesay

 

Peaches were fabulous, can’t wait to order again! -saunya hildebrand

 

The blueberries were great. So were the peaches. Took a couple of days for them to ripen but worth the wait. Sweet enough I didn’t have to add sugar to them. -Kathy Slayman

 

We are enjoying our peaches SO much. We bought 2nds and have been very pleased with them. -Pat Guthrie

 

Peaches tasted great. We ordered seconds and were perfect! -Jennifer Wenneker

 

Yummy,yummy,yummy,i’ve got love in my tummy! -christina boswell

 

Loved and am still loving my peaches! :) -Shannon Carter

 

i bought the blueberries and peaches and both were amazing!! in a box that size i expected to have a lot of flawed peaches but they were all amazing!! i will be ordering again!! -heather barfield

 

Peaches were wonderful–sweet and juicy. Blueberries were best I’ve ever had. Thanks!! -Deborah Hereford

 

Delicious -L. J.

 

Just got back in town and a friend had delivered my peaches and blueberries to my house. They are absolutely WONDERFUL!!!! We already went blueberry picking twice this year, and I love that for the experience for the children and for the freshness, but your berries were just way better than those we picked! And I try to buy my peaches fresh too–from the guy who sets up a stand on the road, but they were not good at all this year. These peaches are SO much better. Sweet, juicy–the way a peach should be. Thank you so much for providing a way for us to get such good produce!

Deborah Hereford

 

The blueberries and peaches both are VERY good! I’ve been buying blueberries at WalMart all summer and these are far superior with fewer underripe and rotten ones and excellent flavor.

Thanks,
Luanne Riley

 

This is my way of putting in a request for another blueberry delivery, if possible. Your source for blueberries is wonderful. My friend, an organic farmer, and I did a side by side comparison of blueberries available at a farmers market here in middle TN (she said their berries are the best of the market). The ones from BNF won by a mile.

So I am hoping there will be another blueberry delivery soon! For sure I’d buy at least 2 boxes!

Thanks,
Natalie

 

They were both very good. We’ve had and all you can eat blueberry/peach feast. Esther

 

The peaches were delicious! Thanks so much! -Melissa Rogers

 

The peaches were AWESOME!!! They taste wonderful, are big, juicy, and ripe. We canned a lot of them and they worked really well. We left them out on the counter a couple days and then canned them and the peels came right off and they all split in half perfectly, so we could cut them. We are very happy with the peaches! :) Thank-you. -Angela Danielson

 

The peaches and blueberries were wonderful. I sliced and froze 2 half bushels as well as the box of blueberries. I’ve made some yummy smoothies. Tangy Peach Smoothie ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Frozen peach slices (quart bag) Yogurt 1-2 cups (plain or vanilla) 3 tbls. frozen orange juice 1 cup almond or rice milk Blend well in a standard blender and enjoy! -Christena Clark

 

The peaches and the blueberries are fantastic! I wish I had ordered more blueberries. I am disappointed that the No.1 peaches that I bought to give to friends were in much worse shape than the less expensive No. 2’s (already moldy and mushy). Anyhow, they are yummy! Thanks! -Leslie Simpson

 

Absolutely fantastic. -Judy McKennon

 

The peaches are delicious! We’ve frozen quite a few, made peach ice cream and peach bread and shared some! I hope there’s another order open soon! :) -Tracy Robertson

 

We totally enjoy the peaches. One box is finished already. Delicious- just as you said. -Jasseth Palmer

 

We only have 6 peaches left from the 2 boxes we purchased. They were SO sweet, SO juicy and SO peachy (aka, flavorful.) We ate a lot, canned 15 pints of preserves, froze 16 peaches whole and dehydrated a dozen or so. We bought #2 grade and I would do it again in a heartbeat! For the most part they were medium-large. When I got home from pick-up I immediately separated the ones with imperfections (nicks and bruises-about 15) from the “perfect” ones. Each morning for 3 days straight I set aside the ones that had to be dealt with THAT day. Well worth it! (BTW-the “imperfect” ones were perfectly usable, but had to be dealt with first thing!) -Addie Lewis

 

I buy about 10 gallons of blueberry every summer…these were some of the BEST blueberries I have EVER had. Next time I’ll be buying MORE! -Addie Lewis

 

The peaches and the blueberries are fantastic! Both are fresh and juicy. I only wish I had ordered more! -Karen Seaman

 

The Lance peaches were fabulous! #1 peaches are not realripe or sweet yet. we ate and canned all the #2 peaches. We may have lost only one, that is all. Great! The #1 peaches look teriffic! We will be eating them now, as the others are all gone. Oh, we did make a cobbler from the last of the #2 peaches. We’ll eat that tomorrow and the next day. I made it by slicing the fruit and placing it in the dish I wanted to bake it in. then I sprinkled the fruit with a little unbleached flour and raw sugar, stired it in a little. Then I made a crumble of half flour and oats, and a little salt. I stired it until blended, then added oil and vanilla, and again a little sweetener, enough to make a crumble, sprinkled it to cover the top and baked it until golden brown. Can’t wait to try it! It looks great! -joyce swiatek

 

This was my first order from BNF and I am totally impressed with the whole process. Ordering was simple and the pick up process was very easy. I will definitely order again. I got 75lbs #2 peaches and 10lbs blueberries. The quality is amazing! Hardly any bad fruit at all. PS 75lb might be a little too much for a first order, lol, but I feel so good now having all that healthy fruit put up for my family. Thanks for this awesome service. I’m telling my friends! -Sarah Beverly

 

We LOVED the peaches and blueberries! We are still enjoying them!!! I have been spreading the word too! -Misty Dowdy

 

The peaches were great! We got them to eat, not preserve. They have a very good flavor, and we like the freestone variety. I am keeping them refrigerated and taking out a few at a time to ripen. That works for us. I also got 2 boxes for my sister’s family. She canned some of hers, and made jam, and they were very satisfied with the peaches. Thanks for making it possible to buy in bulk. -Wilda

 

2011 Peaches- We ordered two boxes of seconds. They were a bit firm the first day, but within a day or so, they were just perfect. They were incredibly juicy, fragrant, just plain delicious. They made the best peach and spiced peach jam I’ve ever made. Don’t miss these next year!! -Tracey Rodenbach

 

The peaches were a wonderful treat! The so-called ‘seconds’ were as good as the ‘firsts,’ although I noticed the firsts were free-stone, which is nice. -Kara Carden

 

I ordered the #2 peaches and oh my goodness. Delicious. I have canned several quarts and frozen some and given some away. Thanks for the chance to get such delicious fruit! -Christina Dunlap

 

This was our first time to order with you. It has been a great experience. I canned most of the peaches. However, we ate or gave away at least half a box. They were delicious. Thanks for all you do to help enrich our lives. -Tammy Stone

 

Blueberries were great. Big and sweet. -faith mahan

 

Probably the best peaches we have ever had and only one bruise in the entire box. Can’t wait til the next peach order. Blueberries were also incredible. Packed full of flavor and juicy and plump. Please do blueberries again next year. -Wanda Burchfield

 

I am loving both the blueberries and the peaches! The blueberries are so juicy they are almost addicting! Best blueberries ever! The peaches are great too. I canned a bunch but wished I had ordered more so I went to the local produce stand and got some more. The ones from the produce stand aren’t anywhere near as good. I am appreciating Bulk Natural foods even more now! -Beth Jamison

 

I purchased 1/2 bushel of the peaches and 10# bluberries – both were delicious! -Diane Mendonca

 

I knew the peaches we picked up on June 30 would be delicious, but I wasn’t prepared for how amazing the blueberries would be! Plump, juicy, sweet…so good! Thanks for such a great deal! -Amanda O’Gorman

 

made jam with blueberries and peaches – yummy – blueberries were excellent – peaches not quite as good, but OK. When do we get to order cherries – I’m looking forward to that. -Pam Jurca

 

both the peaches and the blueberries were excellent! the blueberries were the best I have EVER tasted. The peaches are like what I remember growing up in Atlanta. I have not had a good peach since I don’t think. Thesse are so good. I will definitely order again in July. We ordered #2 as you suggested and I will definitely do that again! EXCELLENT QUALITY AND TASTE! Thank you for providing us this opportunity! -Maggie Hutto

 

We loved the peaches! We made one pie and ate the rest! They were soft, sweet, and delicious! -Leta True

 

I ordered 4 boxes of peaches and gave one box to my mom. While all of my peaches were wonderful, my mom said that about half of her box had peaches that looked moldy around the pit. Unfortunately, she threw away about half a box of peaches. -Tina Pender

 

*BNF* Some peaches have a natural, white, bumpy substance around the pit that is completely normal. It is not mold. It’s perfectly fine to eat, can, or freeze peaches that have this white stuff around the pit. 

 

Our first 2 boxes of peaches were amazing! I’m so excited to have found you!
Thanks so much for all your hard work!
Lisa Jones

 

I just worked up my first box of peaches – I am so happy with them. Thanks. -S.K.

 

The peaches is this order were a lot larger and beautiful. We enjoyed them as much as the first order, but since they were bigger they were quicker to work up. I canned 14 quarts, froze 4 gallons, make a peach cobbler, and ate lots of fresh peaches . You have to enjoy them while they are here.

 

I didn’t buy peaches this time, but I love the honey! It is great! We are starting to make our own bread and the honey is great for that. :) Thanks. -Angela Danielson

 

peaches, not as sweet, more were bruised and I think will need to use quicker. Froze some of June peaches which I could not peel. These are easier to peel, but I just loved the June peaches. Thanks for asking. -Carol Edwards

 

The peaches we ordered in July were the best I’ve tasted in a long time! We sliced and canned what we didn’t eat in light syrup (2:6 sugar to water ratio). -Rachel Payne

 

Peaches were not quite as sweet as the first order, but still very good. A few more bruises this time too, but still well worth the money and we will plan to order again next time. -Wanda Burchfield

 

Was very happy with the quality and the price of the Georgia peaches. (Had just previously visited a self-pick local farm and was disappointed on both counts.) -Urania Erskine

 

The peaches were good. I did not order in June, so I have nothing to compare to. Some of the peaches were definitely sweeter than others. We canned many of them, which was a new experience for us. haven’t tasted those yet, but they sure do look pretty in those glass jars : ) Needless to say we have peaches round the clock, so if during our next pick up you do not recognize me, it’s because I have turned into a GA peach! -Angel Minor

 

The raw honey I purchased was AMAZING!!! It’s the yummiest raw honey I’ve ever tasted. I’m using it in everything The peaches were really good too. They are just now ripe enough to bit into. And I’ll be honest and say that, given what I read in the June reviews, I had more “bad” ones (meaning ones with large bad spots or rotting spots) than I expected. I purchased the “b” peaches thinking they would have some blemishes bruises, but these had more than I was expecting. BUT, for the price, I think it’s totally fair and the taste is delicious. They are so yummy. I’m planning to start freezing them on Thursday. YUM! -Jennifer

 

Thanks again for getting the peaches, they are wonderful! We ate some and canned some.

Thank you for all you do to make available the produce you locate.

Blessings,
Nancy

 

The peaches have a tremendous flavor.We are eating them all the time.This batch seemed to be “squished” down into the box as at least 2/3rds had smashed bruise spots on them. This was not the case from the shipment we received about a month ago. I appreciate the more natural growing practices and the flavor is perfect. Just wish there had not been so many bruised peaches. Thank you. -Pat G.

 

The peaches were SOOOO much better this time around. We’ve all really been enjoying them…and I’m getting ready to make some peach freezer jam with the rest tonight. The honey is wonderful too!! -Amber Weber

 

The second peaches were beautiful! but they were not nearly as sweet as the first ones. Perhaps that particular variety is not developed to be a sw sweet. Personally, I liked the first ones better, but I will most likely be ordering some more this coming month. when will you have a grain order? I think I would like to order some whole wheat flour and perhaps wheat. thank you! -Terry Qualls

 

The peaches tasted really good but we had a lot of bruises… -Bethany Brandt

 

The peaches I received last week (July 22) was awesome! Extremely juicy & delicious! Made a batch of peach preserves that are so pretty in the half pint jars. Will be ordering again! Thanks -Shelia Cantrell

 

The honey that I just ordered is amazing! It has such wonderful flavor. We’re loving it :) Thanks. -April

 

Delicious!!!!!! We canned some —made peach preserves and gave many away to friends…Comments from friends – state best peaches they ever had…..can”t wait for next year’s orders…Thank you so much Patricia

 

I bought peaches both times in the last few weeks and they have been wonderful, any way we have fixed them. I appreciate all the effort, time and hard work your family puts forth in this endeavor, it is a great help to me and my family. Thanks. vivian -vivian king

 

I only have gotten out three peaches and by the second day they had soft spots and have not ripened as well as the first batch did. The first ones were PERFECT! I will put some more out tomorrow and see what happens. My last bunch I mostly put in freezer but ate so many wonderful slices as I was peeling!!!! Yum. reminds me of my days growing up in GEORGIA… haven’t had peaches that good since then! Thanks! -Maggie Hutto

 

The second batch of peaches was also very good. I appreciate the recipes on your blog! -Amy Abell

 

Peaches were peachy! Very good. -Marcy

 

This was my first time ordering peaches. I was apprehensive in the beginning, but I still ordered 2 bushels of the #2 peaches. Wish I had ordered more. I was pleasantly surprised at how good they looked. They were large and juicy. We canned 20 quarts, froze 22 quarts and made 7 quarts of peach jam. I might have made more if I had not nibbled on them all day while I was working them up. MY WHOLE FAMILY LOVED THEM!!!! -Ellie Benton

 

loved the peaches! just finished bottling peach jam and peaches. -christie dorius

 

I got peaches only. They were beautiful and good but not quite as sweet and tasty as the last ones. I canned a few jars and am eating the rest. Enjoying. Thanks. -Melba Smith

 

The first batch was a better size for me. Both batches were very tasty. The first ones were smaller and since I froze them whole they fit better in the ziploc bags. -Kathy S

 

Peaches are delicious! thanx, pat -Patricia Martin

 

My peaches were really bruised. Some of them had no taste while some of them where excellent. The honey was extraordinary! Will order the honey again. -Wendy Glisson

 

I ordered another 4 boxes of peaches in July…and although the flavor and juiciness was outstanding, there was a marked difference in the June and July orders. Keep in mind that both times I ordered #2 peaches. The July order had significantly more bruised and beat up peaches. It won’t stop me from buying again next year…but I will probably order more in June and fewer in July. Like I said…VERY tasty and SO much better than any store peaches I’ve tried this year. -Addie Lewis

 

Took some to Maryland to share, made them a peach cobbler. Got back home, made a cobbler for us, ate a few yum. . .still have enough for homemade ice cream.

Just want to let you know that the peaches are incredible!!! My husband NEVER liked peaches all his life until he tried these ones. He loves them!!! Thank you for finding theses wonderful peaches and providing us with healthy and delicious produce.

First of all thank you for providing this nice service.
This was my first time ordering and I ordered 2 boxes of peaches.
They were seconds so I did not expect perfection.
The one box was fine but the second box was super seconds all green and oddly shaped.
Not a pretty peach in the bunch.
Still looking forward to the freestones coming in!
thanks for the peaches
elizabeth

These were so good! Our family of 4 has eaten all 25 pounds of peaches in one week! We got the number 2 peaches and some were small but of good quality. I would suggest separating your peaches right away when you get home, then giving the less ripe fruit a couple of days out of refrigeration to ripen. Then eat them quick or freeze them because they don’t last long. We are looking forward to the next peach order.
We are so glad a friend introduced us to Bulk Natural Foods.

Anyone who missed the cling peaches missed out on an intense, bright flavor. I had 10 Lbs of waste out of 50 Pounds including skins and seeds. That’s not bad. We had several meals of cobbler and I canned 27 pints cold pack for winter. A smart man said ” all the animals of the forest teach their young to save food for the winter. We owe our children no less.” Thanks, Nancy

The peaches were absolutely delicious!!! We made peach jam and peach cobbler with them. Look forward to ordering with Bulk Natural Foods again!!
-Sue

Did anyone else have trouble with their peaches going bad? I got a box of #2’s. We’ve been eating them fresh and loving them, but I noticed this morning that I hardly have any left that don’t have rotting spots. Now, the potatoes, green beans and tomatoes are awesome! No complaints from me on those. I will have to send a picture later.
Jessica Paine

peaches are to die for- wish I’d bought the extra box!

I’m enjoying your products so much! I do hope that coconut oil will be in the next order as well… THANKS a bunch. The syrup is ridiculous! LOVE IT! Peaches were even better than I expected. -Holly

We were extremely pleased with the freshness, ripeness and flavor of the peaches we ordered. We were so pleasantly surprised! We will definitely be ordering again and could not be happier with what we received.

We were all pleasantly surprised with our peaches. We were expecting rock-hard fruits with not much taste. While they were not sweet like later summer peaches, they are juicy and refreshing and the non-cling pit is NOT a problem, since the fruit is so pliable and easy to eat around the pit or just work it out. I made delicious peach ice cream by taking out some softer peaches, cutting them and sitting them in a strainer under a bowl to catch the juice. Then I peeled the skins off the sections and put that with the juice. I just purchased Pomona pectin for jam making and decided to give it a try with the reserved juice and skins. I cooked the skins and pureed with a stick blender. I had exactly enough for the specified recipe on the instruction sheet. The puree was a nice rosy-apricot color. It made 2 pint jars.

Now back to thet cut up fruit. I diced the sections. Mixed up milk, cream, vanilla, sugar, salt, arrowroot and my extra special secret ingredient. I mixed in half the reserved fruit and mashed it with a potato masher. I put it in my ice cream maker. When almost done, I added the remaining peach pieces.
for this recipe, my cream was a little ‘soured’ so I added extra sugar to balance it. It came out tasting comparable to a famous store brand. All the boys raved about it! I loved it of course, although it was a little too sweet for me. The delicate pieces of frozen peach explode in every spoonful.

All happy here! If there was a downside, it was that the peaches were much riper than I expected (as mentioned above). My fridge space is limited, and it got really hot here in middle TN, so I had lots more on my hands that I had to process quickly. But I managed to get a bunch in the fridge for eating too.

The peaches were fantastic…after sharing with our neighbors, they went into the freezer!

The green beans and potatoes and tomatoes are excellent as well as the peaches.

“This was my first experience and it was very positive. I really had no idea just how many peaches are in a 25 lb box….a lot!! But we’ve greatly enjoyed them. There were 3 that had mold on them…some uniquely shaped ones, but all were very juicy. Some not quite as ripe as others, but that was a blessing…there’s only so many peaches you can eat at one time! So we have some cut up to use on ice cream , yogurt and breakfast cereals….some in the freezer for future use and some in the fridge drawer just to snack on.
I will definitely order again. Oh! And the pick up spot in Spring Hill on Rustic….? was very organized and even helped me load my order! They were great!
Thanks for a great experience!
Debbie”

This is my first time to purchase from you and these are the BEST peaches I’ve ever had! They were juicy, the texture amazing and the taste superb! My oldest daughter was home from college and couldn’t quit eating them! We have also frozen them and look forward to future eatings. Thanks for this opportunity and I’ll be ordering again!

Wonderful tasty treats in small packages!

Dear friends at BNF,
The peaches were delicious, but got very ripe, very quickly at our house. We shared some with a neighbor and enjoyed a few just as snacks or with lunches at the pool. Then on day 3-4 they started getting a little soft and wrinkly and I started cutting them up. The ones we sliced, we used in smoothies and also topped some with vanilla icecream, chopped cashews, and a drizzle of our maple syrup (WOW!). Yesterday, I finally got brave enough to try to make a gluten free peach pie! It was fantastic! Tomorrow, the last of the peaches will go in oatmeal for breakfast. For the next order, I’m wondering if anyone found out how to keep them from going too soft too quickly? I thought I’d share my pie recipe that I adapted from my favorite Betty Crocker Bridal Edition Cookbook. I think you’ll love it, even if you’re not gluten-free. Enjoy!:) Love, Jill Baine

We are enjoying the #2 peaches! Mostly we have been eating them as they are. Made some ice cream on Memorial Day. Taking them cut up to my father-in-law who is in a nursing home…it’s such a treat!

They were so yummy! Made 18 jars of jam.

The peaches were so good fresh and in the cobbler. My whole family enjoyed them very much. The tomatoes were also very tasty.
I love this co op!!! Thank you for delicious peaches AGAIN! As long as I get them straight to refrigeration they last quite a while.

Our family loved digging right in and eating these cling peaches for our after-dinner snack (and throughout the day, too!). They’re small enough for the kids’ hands, but a nice size for adults, too. Juicy, sweet, and tasty! We highly recommend these peaches!

All I received were the peaches and they were(are) delicious. One, maybe two, had a small bruise but I was well pleased and so glad to have my all-time favorite fruit again. Thanks much!

The peaches are absolutely delicious!

These peaches were excellent! They were so sweet, I didn’t even have time to make anything because my family ate about 2 or 3 a day EACH! After a few days they did get very soft, but still tasted great! I have really enjoyed this co-op, and can’t wait until the next peach order! :) Thanks!

the peaches were some of teh juiciest peaches I have ever had. Very good.
This shipment of peaches was absolutely delicious. Sweet and juicy. Made a delicious fresh peach pie on Memorial Day, but can’t send a picture because it was gone in 60 seconds.

The number two peaches were wonderfully juicy and sweet. For cling peaches, they seemed remarkably easy to slice and seperate from the stone. Thanks for your video recommendations and tastings as they help steer me in making purchases I enjoy.

The peaches were awesome! I shared them with family and friend. I will wait to make pies until the freestone comes in.

from peach puree and honey =yum. tomatoes were delicous too – I wasn’t sure if it was supposed to be a full peck box there was room for 6 or so more tomatoes but the 14 we recieved were wonderful.

The peaches were delicious. We have been eating them for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Yummy

We enjoyed eating them fresh by themselves and they were delicious in a salad as well. We’ve frozen some to use in desserts and smoothies. Can’t wait for the next batch!

The peaches are so good. We made peach ice cream last night and it was amazing! I only added about one tablespoon of honey to sweeten it because the peaches were so juicy and sweet.

Some of the best peaches i have ever had! Super Juicy! Can’t wait to order more!

Last year’s peaches were SO good. These are just okay. My #2s are very much #2s this year, which doesn’t help – lots of bruises. Also, the case seemed to be missing a layer of peaches because there was quite a bit of empty space. If this were my only experience, I would not purchase again.

When I first received the peaches, they were not ripe. After two days, they were somewhat overripe. They were sweet and juicy. I have given away a bunch of the peaches, throw away some, and made peach cobbler.

The peaches really were great- we have eaten them fresh and my boys loved them! And what a great price too!

Yes, they were GREAT and the kids loved them!

The peaches had awesome flavor! We had a handful that were spoiled/overripe, but for the most part they were excellent for eating. We DID make a peach cobbler and it was eaten very quickly with rave reviews on the flavor!!

The peaches were awesome. There were some bruised, but I just peeled those, put fruit fresh on them and put them in the refrigerator to eat. Very juicy and good to eat.

We got the #2 peaches and they were amazing! I can’t imagine how the #1 peaches could be better unless it is only in appearance! What a great price for outstanding peaches!

Excellent Peaches!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Quality was top shelf. We have to eat them over a sink they are so juicy. We will definately take advantage of future buying opportunities. Thanks folks!!!!!

The peaches were very tasty and the tomatoes were the best I have tasted since I was a small child on my grandfather’s farm and we would eat them straight out of the garden!

“These are the best peaches I have ever eaten and
I have an orchard about 20 minutes from my house.”

My Number 2 peaches were/are great. Super taste & perfectly fresh & juicy. I did take a peek in my friend’s peaches (#1) I picked up for her. They were bigger & “prettier”, but I don’t see how they could’ve tasted any better than mine. (: I can’t believe I’m saying this, in light of my raving about the peaches, but our red potatoes were the star of the show! Yes, I just said POTATOES were the star! I regularly purchse organic potatoes at the grocery store which I thought were “fresh” & “tasty.” But I knew as soon as I cut these potatoes they were something special. Yes, I just said potatoes were SPECIAL! Crisp, pure white, did I say crisp! Made our parmesan roasted new potato dish DELISH! Kids ate em up. Grandparents ate em up. Looking for aq good reason to make more. Maybe potato salad, boiled potatoes with butter, and peach cobbler for supper!! I will order more produce next time. And please, locate that same potato farmer..if I wasn’t already married..Just kidding about that last part!

The peaches were delicious and wonderfully juicy and the pits were not hard to get out. We bought 50lbs, to makes preserves, peach compote, and to freeze abunch so we can have peach cobbler or peach ice tea when ever we want.plus it is so easy to freeze them. You just put them individually in freezer and freeze them whole and take them out as you need them! Oh,and they smelled wonderful, i had to bite into one before i even got home frompick up, thet were just soooo good!

Our peaches, green beans, and tomatoes were awesome. It has been great to taste this good flavors we can’t get from the store. Ymmm!

We have made garlic great beans, slightly steam and stir fry in some butter and olive oil with lots of garlic add a touch of water for it to steam, salt and pepper to taste. (like at Chinese restaurant).

We have been eating peaches plain, quick cobbler, and sliced for fresh home made ice cream.

Now I am wondering how soon I should freeze some.

We like to add tomatoes to grilled cheese sandwiches (add after cheese melts to keep tomatoe cooler).

Thanks, everything is good!

Delicious summer peaches! I froze six quarts of them, made two peach cobblers that were fabulous, and we are enjoying the rest of them in smoothies or just eating them over the sink while the juice runs down our hands.

I ordered 2 cases of the number 2 peaches, We started eating them on friday. The first box was mostly good, but seemed to rot quickly. I opened the second box on Monday to start cutting up to freeze and a lot of them were rotten or bruised really bad. They had a good taste, but was a little disappointed.

Thanks!

Aimee

Those peaches were amazing!!!! So tasty and there was not a bade one in the whole bunch. Our family of 8 were thrilled!! Ready to buy some more:)

These peaches were wonderful. I’ve made peach salsa, peach cobbler, eaten them fresh and in oatmeal and given several away. I also made a batch of jam. The ones that fit in the fridge are still firm, but the ones that did not fit and I had to leave in the box are now starting to mold. Overall, I probably lost 3-4 whole peaches by Tuesday morning. A few were bruised or moldy fresh out of the box, but not enough for me to be concerned about. I will definitely order more and the price was awesome.

The best cobbler recipe is one of Guy Fieri’s at Food Network. The peaches were so sweet I only added part of the sugar called for, but it still turned out divine.

The peaches we bought in May, even though not free stone, are some of the best I have ever eaten. They are very juicy, too. We have used them in desserts, cereal, yogurt, smoothies and eaten them plain. One of my favorite ways to eat them is cut up in cooked oatmeal with agave sweetener and a drop or two of almond extract…..absolutely delicious!! We got the #2 peaches and had no problems with them.

I ordered three of the number 2 peaches, 2 for myself and 1 for a friend. I wish I would have ordered more for myself. They went fast! I canned 12 quarts, made peach coffee cake, making peach cobbler for dessert tonight and the rest were eaten by the family. They were delicious!

4 peach cobblers! 2 weekends of peach ice cream! Peaches on our cereal! Bowls of peaches for breakfasts and snacks!
…and we are still not tired of them!

I have not had peaches that good since I was a little girl at my grandmother’s. That has been about 35 years. I will be ordering more. Thanks.

They were ok

I loved them!!!

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