what's fresh in florida in December

From cauliflower and strawberries to sweet corn and passion fruit, here’s a look at what’s fresh in December in Florida. When you eat by the season, not only does it taste better, but it’s more nutritious and you’re helping to support the local farmers. It also gives you a chance to do a little experimenting in the kitchen with foods that you might not be too familiar with — and we’re always up for trying something new.

Do you have a favorite way to use seasonal ingredients that are fresh in December in Florida? Let us know your secrets in the comments.

Here’s our guide to What’s Fresh in December:

Avocado, Bell Pepper, Broccoli, Broccoil Raab, Cabbage, Carambola, Carrot, Cauliflower, Celery, Coconut, Cucumber, Eggplant, Fennel, Grapefruit, Green Bean, Green Onion/Scallion, Guava, Leek, Lettuce, Lime, Mushroom, Orange, Passion Fruit, Radish, Scallion, Snap Beans, Squash, Strawberry, Sweet Corn, Tangerine, Tomato, Tomatillo

Here’s what’s fresh in Florida in January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, and November.

Seasonal Recipes using ingredients fresh in December

best squash recipes

The 10 best squash recipes

mushroom quinoa risotto

Mushroomy Quinoa Risotto

carrot rainbow salad

Honey Rainbow Carrot Salad