By Value Guru, August 17, 2013
Plums, cherries, peaches, nectarines, apricots…rock out to summer’s greatest hits: stone fruit. Here are five of our favorite tips for enjoying the season’s juiciest fruit for a song.
By Jennifer Cheng, August 14, 2013
Heirloom tomatoes are here! Our stores are bursting with all of their gorgeous hues and wildly different shapes.
By Alana Sugar, August 4, 2013
Are you familiar with the Great Grape Escape? It’s a summertime favorite in my house. You simply wash, dry and freeze grapes, then eat them or if you are super hot, roll them around your temples and over the back of your neck. Of course, you can always pretend you are a child and stuff one into your belly button for an immediate cooling effect! Here are more cooling grape ideas:
By Allison Burch, July 17, 2013
Is there anything more amazing than a basket of sweet, perfectly ripe strawberries? I don’t think so.
Berry Good for You
Nutritionally speaking, strawberries get high marks! They support heart health and are packed with powerful antioxidants called polyphenols, which help keep cholesterol levels healthy. Eating just eight strawberries gives your body more vitamin C than an orange while also providing manganese and fiber. Strawberries are naturally low in sodium, low in calories and, like most fruits and vegetables, do not contain cholesterol or fat.
By Alana Sugar, July 1, 2013
Cherries are at their peak right now, so get on board and hoard what you can and freeze what you can’t. Here’s how.
By Molly Siegler, June 26, 2013
Cherry Salsa with Balsamic Vinegar and Basil
Sweet fresh cherries are one of the major highlights of summertime. A bowl of these beauties with their perfectly joined stems can’t be beat, but it’s almost more fun to get creative in the kitchen with this diminutive stone fruit.
By Elizabeth Smith, June 25, 2013
These ruby jewels are at their peak of deliciousness, and Whole Foods Market® is celebrating with our 4th annual Cherry Fest. We’re giving away five pounds of hand-picked cherries each to five randomly selected winners who share what they would do with that many cherries.
By Alana Sugar, June 24, 2013
Great on its own, try watermelon in fruit and vegetable salads, soups, main dishes, salsas, beverages and more. Here are 17 ways to enjoy watermelon this summer.
By Alana Sugar, June 17, 2013
Traditional pesto was ground with a mortar and pestle but a food processor works amazingly well. Try your hand at these pesto favorites.
By Paige Schilt, June 12, 2013
Passionate about a healthy planet full of good food? Bees are key. Learn simple steps you can take to help keep the US bee population strong!