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Old 08-17-2017, 09:02 PM   #1
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Best way to peel a peach?

Got some amazing peaches from a local farm today and will be canning tomorrow. I always have issues peeling peaches. I put them in boiling water for a minute and then in ice water. Sometimes it works like a charm, sometimes not...anyone have any suggestions?

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Old 08-17-2017, 09:59 PM   #2
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Do you cut a shallow "X" on the flower, not stem end of the fruit?
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Old 08-17-2017, 11:07 PM   #3
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Do you cut a shallow "X" on the flower, not stem end of the fruit?
Yeah, that little X can make peeling so easy. It allows the heat of the water to get under the skin and loosens it.
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Old 08-18-2017, 06:29 AM   #4
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No, I have never made that little X I will try it today and get back to you thank you so much for the advice!
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Old 08-18-2017, 09:35 AM   #5
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Best way to peel a peach


Have someone else do it !!!


Sorry had to much coffee this morning couldn't resist.


Now me I hate the fuzzy on a peach Makes me want to itch all day. I have to wear gloves to peel them
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Old 08-18-2017, 09:33 PM   #6
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Best way I ever found to peel a peach is to open a beer and give the peach to my wife.
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Old 08-19-2017, 12:45 AM   #7
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If I did that with a certain aplomb, my wife would grab me by the jaw and use my teeth for a peeler...
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Old 08-19-2017, 06:26 AM   #8
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If I did that with a certain aplomb, my wife would grab me by the jaw and use my teeth for a peeler...
But you didn't give her a peach, you gave her aplomb.
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