There are so many things to look forward to in summer. Things like beach days, vacations, a break from school, road and camping trips, grilling, time spent by the pool, and longer hours of sunlight are just a few of the many enjoyable experiences that summer can bring. One of the other great things about summer is the incredible seasonal produce it brings. Keep reading to learn about the best produce to include on your grocery list and menu this summer, and get some delicious recipes for using them!
What’s in Season in Summer?
Eating seasonally has many benefits, which you can read more about in this post. While the following produce items may be able to be purchased at other times of the year, summer is one of the best times to enjoy them.
Here’s what’s in season in summer and some delicious ways to try them:
Recipe ideas– pecan and dried fruit no-oats topped with apricots.
Recipe ideas- cherry no dairy ice cream
Herbs, like mint and basil
Recipe ideas- honeydew melon sorbet
Tomatillos & tomatoes
With so many different and delicious produce items to choose from, the only question that remains is which one will you try first??