Autumn fruits & vegetables are abundant (while some summer produce might still be hanging around for one last hurrah). The recipes from this month's collection help warm up on cold days and bring interesting twists on desserts.
What fruits are in season in October?
Some of the summer fruits are still available, depending on the weather this year and where you live. Fig season is also coming to an end.
Cranberries and Pomegranates are in full swing, and US-grown kiwi are starting to show up.
Click on any of the fruits below for more details and recipes.
What vegetables are in season?
Winter squash, a fall favorite, are abundant this time of year. Did you know you can roast seed from any of the winter squash, not just pumpkins?
Celery root is showing back up this month. And celery, while available all year at decent quality, is in season starting this month. If you get it from a farmers market, you might notice the fresh flavor and better texture.
Seasonal guides for other months
For a full list of other months and all of the detailed produce guides, go to the in-season page.