Fruit

Discover amazing savory and sweet fruit recipes using favorites like those in the citrus, tropical, and stone variety. Whether you're working with fresh, frozen, or dried fruit, you'll be sure to find delicious appetizers, mains, and desserts that'll keep you and your guests coming back for more!

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12 Persimmon Recipes Everyone Should Make This Fall

The persimmon is an underrated fall fruit that deserves the same hype as pumpkins. Here's what you need to know about choosing and storing them, plus our favorite persimmon recipes.
By Anna Kovel

These Peach Recipes Are the Essence of Summer

The smell of ripe peaches tells you it's summer. Buy them by the basketful, breathe in the peachy air as they ripen in your kitchen, then share them in these mouthwatering recipes. From peach pavlova and peach pops to peach slab pie and sweet and savory salads and salsas, here are the best ways to put the seasonal fruit to good use.
By Laura Rege

Pears Are Massively Underrated—These Recipes Show Why You Should Cook with Them

How come pears don't get more attention? They're delicious in so many dishes and boast more fiber, potassium, and folate than apples. Our favorite pear recipes, from soups to salads to main courses and plenty of desserts, let the versatile fruit really shine.
By Marie Viljoen

Our Most Spectacular Strawberry Recipes

We wait all year for strawberry season, when pints of the bright, sugar-sweet berries to appear at roadside stands and in the produce aisle. When they finally do, we celebrate with these strawberry recipes. Learn how to make strawberries the star of breakfast dishes, desserts, cocktails, and even salads.
By Victoria Spencer

30 Sour Cherry Recipes Sure to Make Your Summer Sweeter

Tart and tangy, these dishes are the perfect addition to your warm-weather menu.

Fruit Salad Recipes

Use fresh, seasonal fruits for the best fruit salads.

Banana Cream Pudding

This fabulous version of the favorite Southern dessert boosts the banana flavor by infusing it into the homemade vanilla pudding, in addition to the traditional slices layered throughout.  

The Best Banana Bread

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The batter for this easy-to-make banana bread is enriched with sour cream, which gives it a subtle tang and super moist texture. In order to avoid this quick bread becoming tough and chewy, don't overmix the batter.

Best Buttermilk Pancakes

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The key to light and fluffy buttermilk pancakes from scratch? Don't overmix the batter—it should have small to medium lumps.

Lucinda's New York-Style Cheesecake

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Creamy, tangy, and oh so sweet, this New York-Style Cheesecake will become an instant favorite. 

Test Kitchen's Favorite Fire-Cider Tonic

Fire cider is a tangy, sweet vinegar infused with vegetables, herbs, spices, and honey. A popular herbal folk remedy, it is used as an anti-inflammatory and digestion-stimulating tonic, and to boost natural health processes.

Coconut-Sugar Hummingbird Cake

This classic southern cake can be over-the-top sweet. Enter coconut sugar, a sweetener from the sap of the coconut tree's flower buds. While it has no coconut flavor, it does bring a caramelized, almost savory complexity to baked goods. It's perfect in a cake that's plenty sweet (as well as moist), thanks to the fresh banana and pineapple. This recipe appears in our cookbook, "A New Way to Bake" (Clarkson Potter).
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Our Best Lemon Desserts Are Sure to Brighten Your Day
From glazed scones to a showstopping pie, bake one of our sweet and zesty lemon dessert recipes.
25 Orange Recipes Sure to Brighten Any Meal
Come winter, oranges are the stars of the produce aisle, and they couldn't be more versatile. Whether you're using the juice, zest, or fruit itself, you'll enjoy the sweet and savory dishes
Lemon Cake
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This cheery lemon cake is perfect for festive occasions. Top it off with our Whipped Frosting that's the perfect light and fluffy complement to this moist cake.