This summertime favorite is peachy keen! Peaches and nectarines are a juicy, delicious stone fruit. Although peaches have a fuzzy skin compared to smooth nectarines, these fruits are actually the same species. Due to their sweetness, peaches and nectarines are popular in juices, desserts and other sweet treats from pies to cobblers to jam.
Try Prima Peaches at Cub!
Samples available Saturday, August 24 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at all Cub stores.
Best Quality Period
• These juicy, practically blemish-free peaches, are the result of focused farming practices and a passion for quality control
• Prima stands apart in an industry by focusing on quality over quantity, being recognized worldwide for its quality and consistency
• Each piece of fruit is individually evaluated by experienced packers who stand by the quality of every box by putting their photo on it
Prima Peaches Fun Facts
The World’s Largest Peach Cobbler is made every year in Georgia. The cobbler measures 11 feet by 5 feet.
The average lifespan of a peach tree is about 12 years.
The term, "you’re a real peach" originated from the tradition of giving a peach to the friend you liked.
Peaches, along with cherries, plums, and apricots, are stone fruits. They are called "stone fruit" because of the hard pits surrounding their seeds.