Get to Work

It's Worth the Drive to Do the Picking at Moorhead's Blueberry Farm

Getting the good berries means putting in the work.

06/11/2018 By Cory Garcia

Lemon Drop

Urban Harvest's Fruit Tree Sale Hits Town on January 13

Orange you glad it's fruit tree sale time?

12/25/2017 By Gwendolyn Knapp

Veggie Power

Brothers Produce Is Keeping Restaurants and Shelters Stocked

One of Houston's largest food distributors is "running at 110 percent" to feed everyone who needs it.

09/01/2017 By Alice Levitt

Ice House

The Surprising Origin Story of Arcodoro’s Figs

It all started with a single branch from abroad.

08/21/2017 By Alice Levitt

Eat Fresh

Star Ingredient of the Season: Mangos

How to eat (and cook) this most versatile fruit.

03/31/2017 By Victoria Haneveer

DIY

Where to Pick Your Own Fruit This Spring

These five farms offer fresh berries for the picking and much more.

03/24/2017 By Katharine Shilcutt

Berry Good

Star Ingredient of the Season: Strawberries

How to eat (and cook) the tastiest member of the rose family.

02/09/2017 By Victoria Haneveer

When Life Hands You Lemons

What to Do With All Those Meyer Lemons

You don't necessarily have to make lemonade.

12/30/2016 By Alice Levitt

Eat Fresh

Star Ingredient of the Season: Pomegranates

How to eat (and cook) the fabled fruit.

11/23/2016 By Victoria Haneveer

Eat Fresh

Star Ingredient of the Season: Figs

How to eat (and prepare) the ancient fruit.

11/09/2016 By Victoria Haneveer

Eat Fresh

Star Ingredient of the Season: Persimmon

How to eat (and prepare) the astringent fruit.

10/26/2016 By Victoria Haneveer

Eat Fresh

Star Ingredient of the Season: Grapefruit

How to eat (and prepare) the oft-overlooked citrus fruit.

10/20/2016 By Victoria Haneveer

Eat Fresh

Star Ingredient of the Season: Oranges

How to eat (and cook with) a beloved Texas fruit now in its prime.

09/15/2016 By Victoria Haneveer

Get Gardening

Urban Harvest Hosts Its 16th Annual Fruit Tree Sale Tomorrow

There's practically nothing we can't grow here, from olives to avocados to, yes, jujubes.

01/15/2016 By Katharine Shilcutt

Meatless Monday

Star Ingredient of the Season: Jackfruit

Do Meatless Monday right with jackfruit carnitas or a "pulled" jackfruit BBQ sandwich.

07/27/2015 By Megha Tejpal

Eat Fresh

Star Ingredient of the Season: Watermelon

At over 90 percent water, almost no other fruit is more refreshing in the hot summer months than watermelon!

06/02/2015 By Megha Tejpal

Berry Season

Star Ingredient of the Season: Blueberries

Spare Key offers a chic, laid-back bar scene and a seasonal blueberry cocktail meant to be sipped and savored.

05/18/2015 By Megha Tejpal

Suck It Up

Try These 5 Smoothies to Beat the Heat

From fruity favorites to spicy selections, these days there's a smoothie out there for everyone.

05/11/2015 By Kayla Stewart

Eat Fresh

Star Ingredient of the Season: Blackberries

Blink and you'll miss it: blackberry season is here—for now.

04/20/2015 By Megha Tejpal

Eat Fresh

Star Ingredient of the Season: Avocado

Sliced, diced or stuffed—the avocado is best enjoyed during the warmer months. Find out where to get your fix in Houston this spring.

04/06/2015 By Megha Tejpal