Peaches, cherries, apriums, nectarines, apricots, pluots, mangoes, and plums are all categorized under the name "Stone Fruit" due to their large,hard, stone-like pits.
Right now is the best time to enjoy these tasty fruits! As we transition from hearty caloric winter meals to a lighter summer diet, let's not over look the flavor and versatility of these amazingly delicious fruits. How would you prepare them? Whether baked, poached, grilled or sauteed, they are the perfect addition to anyone's summer diet. Their peak season is between June and September so remain on the lookout and you can be among the first to offer them to your consumers.