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2019 Dirty Dozen and Clean 15 Lists

2019 Dirty Dozen and Clean 15 Lists

Every year, the Environmental Working Group releases its Shopper’s Guide to Pesticides in Produce, also known as the “Dirty Dozen.” Based on the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Pesticide Data Report, these items represent produce found to have the most pesticide residue. Find out which fruits and vegetables made this year’s list!

What's In Season in December

What's In Season in December

The holidays are in full swing, which means we’ll be mixing and mingling all month long! Have you started planning your holiday menus yet? If not, check out this month’s list of seasonal produce (and try out the hearty eggplant goulash recipe below - it’s perfect for the most wonderful time of the year).  

What's In Season in November

What's In Season in November

With Thanksgiving quickly approaching, why not change up your usual pumpkin and cranberry laden treats with other seasonal produce? Persimmons are a great fruit that adds a unique honeyed sweetness to any dish - one of our favorite bread recipes is below for your next gathering!

What's In Season in October

What's In Season in October

Fall is here and the leaves aren’t the only things changing colors! It’s always fun to see the deep colors of fall produce - from rich aubergine hues of eggplant and grapes to the vibrant orange of in persimmon and pumpkin, and our favorite deep pink of pomegranates. Check out this month’s list of seasonal produce and let us know what you are excited to try!

What's in Season in September

What's in Season in September

With the start of September comes the beginning of fall, a beautiful time of the year when the weather cools down, the leaves begin to change color, and we begin turning to hearty dishes to warm our soul. One dish that reminds of this time of year is roasted brussels sprouts, a simple dish that can be enjoyed year round. Try out the recipe in this week’s post, and don’t forget to check out this month’s list of season produce!