21 Ways to Use In Season Produce

This spring you’ll be seeing a lot of these 21 vegetables floating around the grocery store and farmer’s market. Don’t be afraid to try something new with an old favorite this month. Try these recipes to make the most of your next trip to the produce aisle or your next CSA delivery.


1. What’s in season: Apples


How to use them: Apple Cinnamon Pork Chops


Apple Cinnamon Pork Chops


2. What’s in season: Apricots


How to use them: Pear, Apricot, and Gorgonzola Pizza


Pear, Apricot, and Gorgonzola Pizza


3. What’s in season: Asparagus


How to use it: The Perfect Spring Pasta


The Perfect Spring Pasta


4. What’s in season: Bananas


How to use them: Banana Nut Pancakes


Banana Nut Pancakes


5. What’s in season: Broccoli


How to use it: Broccoli Pasta Salad


Broccoli Pasta Salad


6. What’s in season: Cabbage


How to use it: Roasted Cabbage Wedges


Roasted Cabbage Wedges


7. What’s in season: Carrots


How to use them: Balsamic Roasted Baby Carrots


Balsamic Roasted Baby Carrots


8. What’s in season: Celery


How to use it: Waldorf Salad


Waldorf Salad


9. What’s in season: Collard greens


How to use them: Collard Green Tahini Falafel


Collard Green Tahini Falafel


10. What’s in season: Garlic


How to use it: Garlic Aioli Parmesan Fries


Garlic Aioli Parmesan Fries


11. What’s in season: Cooking greens


How to use them: Spicy Skillet Turnip Greens


Spicy Skillet Turnip Greens


12. What’s in season: Lettuce


How to use them: BLT Lettuce Wrap


BLT Lettuce Wrap


13. What’s in season: Mushrooms


How to use them: Mushroom Florentine Pasta


BLT Lettuce Wrap


14. What’s in season: Onions


How to use them: Baby Bloomin’ Onions


Baby Bloomin’ Onions


15. What’s in season: Pineapple


How to use them: Thai Pineapple Fried Rice


Thai Pineapple Fried Rice


16. What’s in season: Radishes


How to use them: Springtime Avocado and Radish Toasts


Springtime Avocado and Radish Toasts


17. What’s in season: Rhubarb


How to use them: Strawberry Rhubarb Oatmeal Bars


Strawberry Rhubarb Oatmeal Bars


18. What’s in season: Spinach


How to use them: Hashbrown and Spinach Pie


Hashbrown and Spinach Pie


19. What’s in season: Strawberries


How to use them: Strawberry Ricotta Bites


Strawberry Ricotta Bites


20. What’s in season: Swiss chard


How to use it: Pizza Bianca with Goat Cheese and Greens


Pizza Bianca with Goat Cheese and Greens


21. What’s in season: Turnips


How to use it: Turnip Gratin


Turnip Gratin


For a complete list of what’s in season, visit the USDA’s website. And for inspiration on how to use it, visit us on Pinterest!