Peach Salsa

Peach Salsa is an easy summer snack that can be made in minutes. Serve the salsa with chips or use the salsa as a topping for tacos, grilled chicken, fish, or pork. This salsa recipe is a summer favorite!

Peach Salsa in a bowl with tortilla chips

Peach Season!

Peach season is my favorite because Utah has the BEST peaches. We eat as many as we can and let the juice drip down our faces…and then we get to work. We make LOTS of peach recipes: baked peach oatmeal, peach butter, peach pie, grilled peaches, and more!

One of my favorite easy peach recipes is Peach Salsa! This fruity salsa is so fresh and delicious and the perfect snack for a summer day.

Fresh Peach Salsa Recipe in a bowl

Picking the Perfect Peach

You can use any variety of peach, white or yellow peaches work well in this salsa.

You don’t want to use peaches that are hard because they aren’t ripe yet. You also don’t want peaches that are super soft, they will get mushy in the salsa.

Look for peaches that have a little give when you gently squeeze them. They should also smell fragrant and have no bruises. These are the perfect peaches for salsa!

Salsa Ingredients

You only need five simple ingredients to make this fresh salsa, and a little salt and pepper!

  • Peaches– the star of the show!
  • Red onion– for flavor and color!
  • Jalapeño– for a little spice!
  • Cilantro– a must for salsa!
  • Lime juice– use fresh lime juice!

How to Make Peach Salsa

You only need a few minutes to make this sweet summer salsa!

  • I like to peel the peaches, but if you don’t mind the skin, you can leave it on. Remove the peach pit.
  • Chop the peaches into small pieces and place them in a medium bowl.
  • Now, you are going to add all of your traditional salsa ingredients: red onion, jalapeño, cilantro, and lime juice. And don’t forget the salt and pepper to bring out all of the flavors.

See how easy that was? You can make fresh peach salsa in a matter of minutes! You will love the sweetness from the peaches with the heat of the jalapeño. The combo is amazing!

Serving Suggestions

Peach salsa is a great appetizer or snack when served with chips. We like to make homemade pita chips or homemade baked tortilla chips , but store bought chips are fine too. Salty chips are perfect with the sweet peach salsa.

The peach salsa also goes great with tacos, quesadillas, burritos, grilled chicken, fish, or pork!

If you are having a BBQ, picnic, or summer pool party, make this peach salsa to share. It is a great dish to take to parties.

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Easy Peach Salsa in a bowl with spoon

Peach Salsa

This simple and fresh peach salsa is a summertime favorite! Serve with chips or enjoy with grilled chicken, fish, or pork!

Ingredients
  

  • 4 large peaches, peeled, pitted, and chopped
  • 1/2 red onion, diced
  • 1 jalapeño, diced
  • 1/2 cup chopped cilantro
  • Juice of 1 large lime
  • Kosher salt and black pepper, to taste

Instructions
 

  • In a large bowl, add the peaches, red onion, jalapeño, cilantro, and fresh lime juice. Stir well. Season with salt and pepper, to taste. Serve with chips or with chicken, fish, or any Mexican dish.

Nutrition

Calories: 32kcal, Carbohydrates: 8g, Protein: 1g, Fat: 1g, Saturated Fat: 1g, Sodium: 1mg, Potassium: 158mg, Fiber: 1g, Sugar: 7g, Vitamin A: 312IU, Vitamin C: 6mg, Calcium: 6mg, Iron: 1mg

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  1. This is such a great idea for salsa…we need to enjoy fresh summer peaches before they go bye bye for the summer! xo

  2. YUMMY!! Peaches are one of my favorite things about summer!! Thank you for the recipe, I am going to have to give it a try.

  3. This salsa looks delicious. I love your suggestions to pair it with chicken, pork, or fish. I think it would make such a refreshing dinner. Happy Labor day!

  4. i am completely drooling right now! so beautiful and the peaches right now are downright LUSCIOUS! enjoy your labor day girl!

  5. Nothing like fresh fruit ๐Ÿ™‚ mm mm mm. I just got some carolina peaches- they are totally at their peak too (and so inexpensive!). What a great way to use them up. Happy Labor day!

  6. I wish I were doing something fun on Labor Day…I’m cleaning house :/ Salsa looks so fresh and a perfect way to close the summer.

  7. so brillian! i love fruit salsas and the peaches this year have been so wonderfully sweet! i’m heading to a bbq and making your recipe so thanks ๐Ÿ™‚

  8. I can’t believe you’re making such a beautiful salsa while your house is under renovation. That’s very impressive. The salsa looks fantastic!

  9. Growing up in Georgia we always had bunches of peaches and I could never get enough of them. I love peaches and this salsa looks so good. Yummy!
    Hope you had a nice Labor Day weekend!

  10. I have been thinking about this since you mentioned it last week!! I’m picking up some peaches today – I’m hoping I find some time and energy to make this!

  11. Made it and I loved it! I added a few serrano peppers from the garden for a little punch. Perfect over chicken tacos!!

  12. I just saw this on Becky’s site, it looks delicious! I have been canning peaches today and this is the perfect way to end my day.

  13. I would like to make this salsa, but was wondering if it’s okay to freeze it.

    My husband comes home from work and snacks on chips and salsa…so making a huge batch just for one sitting would be kinda wasteful. I’m thinking about freezing mini portions for my chip man! ๐Ÿ™‚

  14. I just got fresh peaches from my mother-in-law’s peach tree…perfect timing! ๐Ÿ™‚ Such a creative idea to use peaches for a fruit salsa.