The Persimmon Smoothie

Photo Credit: Up Root Kitchen, 2015. Have you tried a persimmon yet? It’s a high sugar fruit with three major varieties and they are in season from October through January, making it one of the  few seasonal options in winter! For the most part, they are grown in the United States in  California, Florida, and certain areas in … Continue reading The Persimmon Smoothie

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Produce Spotlight: Persimmons

Persimmons are a beautiful fall fruit, typically available in North America from October to January. They have an exquisite, delicate texture and flavor which some people compare to peaches or mangos. This orange-colored fruit resembles tomatoes in shape and size, and features a beautiful floral-shaped leaf and small calyx (stem). Many persimmon purists insist that … Continue reading Produce Spotlight: Persimmons