Saturday, August 6, 2011

Peaches

 Two boxes of Coral Star peaches await me this weekend...I am seeing canned peaches, and jam in my future.  I like doing these things and I like to teach my daughters how to put up food.  Great skills to have!


 We have weeks of peach goodness to go...I am trying a few different kinds of peaches this year.  I adore all free stone peaches!


Have you ever had Coral Star?  I haven't but I am interested in finding out what their flavor is like!

Joining in at Homestead Revival's 20th Preparedness Challenge.

8 comments:

  1. I haven't had a great peach yet this year. I'll have to keep trying!

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  2. No great peaches here either. Hope that entire box is full of great ones. Have fun canning and making jam and best of all, eating them!

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  3. You're right, putting up food is a fantastic skill to pass along to your daughters.

    Those peaches look delicious! (o:

    Oh!--And I LOVE your new header picture. (o:

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  4. I wish I knew how to can..I'm scared to do it on my own of fear of contamination...that's terrible but yeah...I would love to have stored up food of my own..lovely peaches..have a blessed evening Janice

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  5. Those peaches look so good! I can't wait until peaches are in season here!

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  6. I buy my peaches from an Amish widow farmer, Mrs. Peachy...no joke! I can Harkin or Veteran. Easy peeling and seeding. YOur peaches look delicious!

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  7. Those Coral Star peaches look amazing. Our peaches are not quite ripe yet, a few more weeks, but it won't be a big harvest, we had late freezes and snow on May 21st (Southern California Mtns) unusual. Please check in and let us know how they taste. Have a GREAT week.

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  8. So how were the peaches? I have never heard of a Coral Star. We cannot grow freestone peaches here only cling stones, but that doesn't spot me from growing and jamming them. :) I am going to plant 4 more late peach trees this winter so I can extend my harvest another month. you can never have too many peaches. :)
    xo and blessings
    Caroline

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