Most health experts say that you need five to ten servings a day of fruits and vegetables. Fruits can be a sweet, healthy and wonderful part of any dish. Fruits will often pair really well with other kinds of food. If you have access to a local farmers market, check out all the great fresh fruit available in season at these markets.
The recipes on this page will provide a wide spanning selection of great ideas to be made in your kitchen.
You will notice many common threads about fruit in amongst these recipes. For example, apples pair really well with some meat dishes and not just the typical tried and terrific apple pies. The other common thread among fruits is how well they go into baked goods. Many great pies, cakes and other delectable desserts and appetizers feature fruits as the main ingredient.
It is important to remember to thoroughly wash fruits before employing them in any recipe. Fruits are meant to taste pleasantly refreshing, whether in a hot or cold recipe.
Within these recipes you will also find some great sweet surprises that you might not have thought would exist. Great fruit based dips and salads are featured here and are worth putting together for a fresh healthy appetizer you can enjoy at anytime.
Fruits truly are nature’s sweets. The natural flavours combined with the health benefits make fruits a necessity when it comes to good eating.