Whether we’re making a smoothie or a salad, fruit add a naturally sweet, savory, or sour taste – depending on what you’re into.
Sometimes our biggest complaints about fruit are how long it takes to cut up or getting it out from the skin. If that’s your biggest reluctance, check out these hacks from BuzzFeed that’ll make you whisper, “genius,” to yourself. You can also watch the video of hacks below.
For the especially concerned about how to possibly cut and eat bananas, you can always buy the Hutzler 571 banana slicer.
As Mrs. Toledo states, “What can I say about the 571B Banana Slicer that hasn’t already been said about the wheel, penicillin, or the iPhone…. this is one of the greatest inventions of all time. ”
Seriously, it’s a thing.
Other than being hard to open or slice, there are no other reasons we can think of not to be fruit lovers. We’ve once heard that if you’ve never met one you like, you might not know the right season to eat that fruit. It’s true. Sometimes if you buy in the off-season, you’re not giving the fruit its full potential to shine!
If you’re shopping locally and are wondering what you might find in the market, here’s a breakdown of which are in season from Sherries Berries.
Answer: A fruit is a seed-bearing structure that develops from the ovary of a flowering plant, whereas vegetables are all other plant parts, such as roots, leaves, and stems! Did you notice tomatoes didn’t make the list? Now find out the argument- is a tomato a fruit or a vegetable?