Peach Nut Crisp

Peach Nut Crisp

StreuselAugust is one of my favorite months.  Not because it’s typically one of our warmest months here in Colorado or because all the county fairs are in full swing or because kids go back to school.

It’s because this is the time of year when Palisade Peaches start to pop up everywhere around here.  On street corners, in grocery stores, as fundraisers, in specialty desserts in restaurants, even in Noosa Yogurt (peach is available only in Colorado).

Trivia tidbit – Colorado is 6th in the nation in peach production! Wanna know one of our other top commodities here?  Wheat!  There’s no wheat in this recipe though.  It’s grain-free.

I have made many a recipe with Palisade Peaches including cake bites, a galette, flax muffins, and even topping grilled bacon pizza with them!

To kick off this month’s theme of baking with fruit I made a super simple, super flavorful, super fast Peach Nut Crisp.  It’s a lovely combination of the basics.

Peaches.  Butter.  Nuts.  Sugar.  Cinnamon.

Peaches for Free  


Peach Nut Crisp

  • Author: streusel
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 35 minutes
  • Total Time: 40 minutes
  • Yield: 6 servings 1x


6 peaches, pitted and cut into large chunks, skin on

1 c. almond flour

1 c. chopped pecans

1/2 c. butter

1/2 c. sugar

1 T. cinnamon



  1. Pre-heat the oven to 375 degrees fahrenheit.
  2. Butter the bottom of an 8 x 8 inch baking dish.
  3. Spread the peaches on the bottom of the dish.
  4. Combine the butter, almond flour, pecans, cinnamon and sugar in the bowl of a stand mixer and using the paddle attachment beat the ingredients together on medium speed for about a minute until the ingredients are well mixed and in large clumps.
  5. Dump the crisp topping onto the peaches and lightly spread it to cover the peaches.
  6. Bake for 30 to 35 minutes or until the top is brown and the peaches are bubbling.

  • Category: dessert
  • Cuisine: Peach!


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One Response to Peach Nut Crisp

  1. Robbin says:

    Streusel, yummy recipe !!

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