Peach Salsa Recipe

September 11, 2008 4 Comments

Peach Salsa Recipe

What To Do With All Those Peaches

When we came back from the Jersey shore last week we stopped at a farmer’s market and picked up a basket of ripe yellow Jersey  peaches. With perfect texture and that distinctive aroma, Jersey peaches in season are one of my all time favorite fruits.

We had a bunch and I knew they wouldn’t last so we had to figure out what to do with them fast. My wife thought some fresh halibut topped with a peach salsa would be nice and it was terrific. My youngest daughter doesn’t care for halibut so I grilled up a chicken breast for her and the salsa was perfect on that too.

In fact, the next night I grilled up the rest of the chicken breasts for the whole family and we served it with the salsa. Delicious!!

Peach Salsa Recipe

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Cook Time: 2 hours

Total Time: 15 minutes

Peach Salsa Recipe


4 or 5 ripe peaches, cut up into 1-inch cubes

2 or 3 ripe tomatoes, cut up into 1-inch cubes

1 bunch of cilantro, finely chopped

1/4 to 1/2 of a red onion, to taste

Juice from 1 lime

2 - 3 tablespoons vegetable oil or olive oil for a slightly different taste

Salt & Pepper, to taste

How To Prepare At Home

Once you have all your ingredients prepped and ready to go, all you have to do is combine the peaches, tomatoes, cilantro, onion and lime juice. Add the oil and give a stir. Season with salt & pepper, taste and let the salsa sit for 10 minutes before adjusting seasonings.

If you are in a hurry like we usually are, you can serve the salsa but it will taste much better if you let it sit in the fridge for a couple hours.

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  1. Joe says:

    I can honestly say I have never had peaches in my salsa, but it looks and sounds great. I’m going to have to try making this recipe. LIked your blog very much.

  2. nicole says:

    for anyone who has never had this if you like salsa you will love this peach salsa my sister also makes a peach mango salsa that is to die for you should try it im sure you will love it

  3. judy says:

    can you can this is quantity?

    Hi Judy, I’m not sure what you are asking? – RG

  4. Candy says:

    I think what Judy is asking, can this recipe be “canned’ and stored?

    Candy, I’m no expert in putting up foods but I don’t see why not. Any expert caners out there who can help us out here?

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