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PEACHES: PERFECT FOR AFTERNOON TEA

By Judy Larkin | August 7, 2022 |
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Peach tea bread and scones made with peaches are perfect at any time of the day but are a tasty addition to any afternoon tea menu. Heavenly Peach Bread Ingredients: 3 cups diced, peeled fresh peaches ¼ cup Peach Schnapps 1 teaspoon vanilla extract ½ cup butter, softened 1 cup granulated white sugar 3 eggs…

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OLD FASHIONED PEACH PIE

By Judy Larkin | August 7, 2022 |
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Old-fashioned double-crust pie made with fresh peaches and simple ingredients.  What could be better during the summer peach season? (This is one my mother-in-law’s recipes.) Ingredients: 1 package of pastry for a double-crust 9-inch pie 1 egg, beaten 5 cups sliced peeled peaches 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice 1 cup white sugar ½ cup all-purpose…

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PEACH FLAVORED ICED TEAS

By Judy Larkin | August 7, 2022 |
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SIMPLY PEACHY 1-quart fresh water 6 heaping teaspoons tea* 1 large peach (do not peel) ½ lemon 4 tablespoons sugar or sweetener Boil water and make tea.  Meanwhile, cut peach into small pieces and thinly slice the lemon. Strain out the tea leaves and add peach, lemon, and sugar.  Stir well.  Chill for several hours…

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A Perfect Summertime Cake

By Judy Larkin | July 31, 2022 |
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We had a much-needed rainy afternoon here and it cooled down the temperatures so that it was possible to even think about turning on the oven to bake a cake. This is another way to use up the zillions of zucchini from the garden. It is a very different recipe from the standard zucchini bread…

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