All posts tagged: Peaches

Peach Bourbon Crostata

I contemplated long and hard about giving you last years Peach Truck recipe. But I couldn’t resist upping the ante and letting my readers see our progression since our first year of amateur blogging. And yes, we still have a lot to learn. Any-who, you can find out all about Stephen and Jessica Rose and their Peach Truck adventures here. The Summer time yields some of nature’s best gold. Stone fruit being at the top of my list and then I work my way down to berries and greens. The Peach Truck peaches are really good and all it took was two failed attempts before I obtained the little jewels that lie before you in this crostata. I enjoy a nice slice of pie as much as the next person, but everyone does pie. And I don’t aim to give you average friends. My thought process typically involves Googling many a recipe and stalking many food blogs to see what hasn’t been done. And well, I don’t think you’ll be finding this somewhere else anytime …

The Peach Truck…Summer Obsession!

How painful to only enjoy good peaches from June to July. Everyone knows a good ripe, juicy peach is often hard to find with local commercial chains peddling the unripened, often mealy ones. Most civilians aren’t aware that leaving them in a paper bag for a couple of days is the remedy. The Peach Truck typically takes this process out of the equation by bringing you the best peaches from his aunt & uncle’s very own peach farm in Fort Valley, Goergia. The farm is located southwest of Macon on 1500 acres of supple peaches awaiting Nashville local chefs and foodies alike to whip up salivating culinary creations. I spoke with Steven Rose briefly, the man behind the tweets and pickup truck instagram shots. He says briefly after he and his wife married and began their lives in Nashville. He had somewhat of a hard time finding peaches to his satisfaction. He shared this hardship with his aunt and uncle who inspired him to bring the edible candy up the interstate to you and me. …