12 Summer Fruit and Veggie Recipes

Here are a dozen of the freshest seasonal fruits and veggies and mouthwatering ways to serve them.

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Though dried figs can be enjoyed year-round, fresh ones are in-season starting in June. The chewy texture of the fruit is a favorite for baking. However, roasting them in the oven makes a sweet, tender treat.

Health benefits include:
• Good source of dietary fiber
• 15% of your recommended amount of potassium and manganese

Harvest season: June-November

Try this recipe: Oat-Topped Fig Muffins

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