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What’s In Season? Spring Fruits and Veggies

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If you are like me then you enjoy making home-cooked dinners for your friends and family. Then know that spring is a great time of the year, particularly if you’re looking for crisp and leafy foods, fresh fruits, and other produce, to try out new recipes.

April and May are the months of re-birth and change. The weather is getting warmer, days are getting longer, and having a backyard cookout, BBQ, brunch, or dinner party is a great way to celebrate the new season. So in today’s post, we’ll be filling you in on the best fruits and veggies that will be in season during April and early May.

Looking for Raleigh business catering this spring? Call Catering by Design for help. We keep our costs low and clients happy. Catering By Design also specializes in social events, graduation parties, wedding receptions, anniversaries, and lots more. Call today to learn more about our menus and full service catering packages. If you don’t need full service, ask about our delivery options.

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What’s in Season Spring? Big List of Fresh Fruits and Vegetables

Some of these foods could very well not be ready for harvest at your local Farmers’ Market depending upon where you live. However, it shouldn’t be a problem locating these items at your neighborhood supermarket. Here’s the spring produce list to be aware of:

  • Artichokes
  • Asparagus
  • Avocado
  • Beans
  • Beets
  • Broccoli
  • Cabbages
  • Carrots
  • Chicory
  • Chives
  • Collards
  • Fava Beans
  • Fennel
  • Garlic
  • Green Beans
  • Kale
  • Leafy Greens For Salad Mixes
  • Leeks
  • Limes
  • Morels
  • Mushrooms
  • Mustard Greens
  • Nettles
  • Oranges
  • Papaya
  • Peanuts
  • Peas
  • Radish
  • Rhubarb
  • Strawberries
  • Spinach
  • Sweet Potatoes

Want to keep up with all of the fruits and vegetables available in North Carolina for all the seasons? Come back often or visit with our other blogs. We also like to post fun and fresh new recipes, and other helpful tips to help you around the kitchen. Catering By Design is so much more than just a catering company. Keep reading to learn more.

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