From beautiful figs and juicy plums to crunchy peppers and gorgeous eggplants, in this seasonal produce guide, you will find a list of all the fruits and vegetables that are now in season as well as recipe ideas that will inspire you to eat fresh and seasonal throughout the month of AUGUST.
Fruits and vegetables always taste better when they are in season, harvested at the peak of freshness. Eating seasonal means not only eating fresh foods that are packed with nutrients but also savings in the family budget. To make it easier for you to plan your meals and make a grocery list, I created this seasonal produce guide to inspire you to eat healthily throughout the whole month.
Summer is in full swing, and there’s a variety of colorful fruits and veggies that you can enjoy. Beautiful berries, watermelons, and cantaloupes colored everything in bright colors, while collard greens and zucchinis gave a market calming green tone. The market is bursting with tasty fruits and vegetables. Just amazing how beautiful summer is!
Here is a list of all the fruits and veggies that are in season in AUGUST. Looking for recipe ideas? Just click on the links below and grab all the inspiration you need to cook healthy this month.
Avocado, artichokes, beetroot, bok choy, broccoli, cabbage, carrots, cauliflower, celeriac, celery, chilies, chicory, chard, collard greens, corn, cucumbers, eggplant, endive, fennel, garlic, green beans, horseradish, kale, leek, lettuce, mushrooms, okra, onions, peas, peppers, potatoes, radishes, scallions, spinach, summer squash, tomatillos, tomatoes, turnips, zucchini.
Apples, apricots, blackberries, blueberries, cantaloupe, cherries, figs, grapes, lemon, melons, mulberries, nectarines, oranges, peaches, pears, plums, raspberries, redcurrants, strawberries, watermelon.
Recipes to try in August
Soups & Stews
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This post was originally published in August 2017. It has been updated with more information on August 2021.