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What are Organic Peaches and Nectarines?

You can find the freshest Organic Peaches and Nectarines in Heinen’s Produce Department. Check out what’s in season by clicking here.

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  • Grown on Stemilt Farms in Washington state
  • Available in yellow and white varieties
  • White peaches are known for their super-sweet and refreshingly smooth flavor with very little acidity, while yellow peaches are extremely juicy and a little fuzzy
  • White peaches are best enjoyed out of hand, on the grill or in baked goods, while yellow peaches are great for freezing and canning
  • White nectarines are fuzz-free, sweet and smooth with very little acidity, while yellow nectarines are fuzz-free, mildly tangy and super sweet with a vibrant red flesh
  • White nectarines are best enjoyed out of hand, in salads, on the grill or paired with ice cream, while yellow nectarines are best frozen or combined in sauces
  • Ripe peaches and nectarines will be brightly colored and free of bruises or blemishes
  • Refrigerate ripe peaches and nectarines and enjoy within 7 days