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Peaches and cherries and drupes, oh my!

Actually peaches and cherries are drupes. A drupe is a stone fruit – a fruit with a large seed pit or stone in the middle. Peaches, plums, apricots, cherries – all are stone fruits, or drupes, although neither are terms … Continue reading

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Strawberries again…

Traveling north, strawberries are again in season….and wonderful. At a local store, found the most beautiful strawberries I’ve seen in years…juice, ripe, and red all the way through. Sliced onto cereal, sliced into Greek yogurt, macerated on shortcake biscuits…..if I’d … Continue reading

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