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Peaches were originally planted in St. Augustine, Florida and, in 1571, were introduced by Franciscan monks to St. Simons and Cumberland islands along Georgia's coast. By the mid-1700's peaches and plums were cultivated by the Cherokee Indians. Georgia designated the peach as the official state fruit in 1995.
Grab a sweet, juicy peach and enjoy!
For even more peachy fun, try:
- Paula Deen's Peach Cobbler - get the recipe
- Mixing up a Peach Schnapps cocktail - browse recipes
- James and the Giant Peach - buy the DVD or buy the book
|ShareThis | Posted August 22, 2010 at 4:22 PM|
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