Stewed Yard Peaches

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 10 Minutes
Cook: 15 Minutes


6 cups sliced, peeled peaches*
3/4 cup sugar
1/2 cup water


Bring all ingredients to a boil in a 3-quart saucepan over medium heat, stirring gently until sugar dissolves. Reduce heat to low, and simmer 10 minutes.

*2 (16-ounce) bags frozen sliced peaches, thawed, or 6 cups sliced, peeled apples may be substituted for fresh peaches.