The Top 8 Fresh Peach Recipes

Nothing beats the sweet juicy taste and intoxicating aroma of fresh peaches.

From cobblers and pies to ice cream and salads, here are some memorable ways to enjoy one of summer's best fruits.

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    Blueberry Peach Crisp
    Blueberry Peach Crisp. Getty Images

    This version of a truly American dessert consists of ripe, juicy fruit and a crunchy sweet topping. The dessert takes it name for the crumbly mixture that bakes over the fruit into a crisp topping. To my mind, few things are as wonderful to eat than this blueberry peach crisp warm and topped with a scoop of vanilla ice cream, and I think you'll agree.

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    Photo (c) John Mitzewich

    This delicious baked peach and blackberry custard is inspired by the French dessert clafouti. The peach and blackberries are baked in a creamy, egg batter producing a comforting dessert everyone will enjoy. Serve this baked peach and blackberry custard as with a big scoop of vanilla ice cream.

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    Peach Ice Cream
    Peach Ice Cream. Getty

    This recipe is a perfect way to use up soft or overripe peaches. It's creamy, delicious, packed with juicy ripe fruit, and tastes like summer.

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    John Mitzewich

    Nothing beats the flavor of a Peach Crumb Pie, especially when served warm with a scoop of vanilla ice cream. But a fresh fruit pie doesn't need to be enjoyed just in the summer, when peaches are in season. It can be in season all year since you can use frozen, unsweetened fruit if fresh fruit is not available. Take advantage of the packaged frozen fruit that comes already peeled, sliced, and pitted. Or freeze your own fruit when it’s in season.

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    Grilling Fruit
    Grilled Peaches. Photo © mccun934/Getty Images

    Take advantage of sweet summer peaches with this delicious grilled fresh peaches recipe. Grilled fresh peaches can be used as a dessert with ice cream, or served with a savory dish like roast pork or game.