Fruits, Vegetables and Other Produce Recipes

Find recipes for all kinds of fruits and vegetables, including broccoli, apples, butternut squash, zucchini...we have it all! Mushrooms, beans and peas, too.

Staff Picks

Lemon Horseradish New Potatoes

Rating: 4.5 stars 427
New potatoes are baked in a savory sauce of butter, horseradish and lemon juice.

14 Sensational Strawberry Rhubarb Pie Recipes

They're the ultimate union of sweet and tart.
By Sarra Sedghi

25 of Our Best Spring-Fresh Side Dishes

Spring brings fresh, vibrant ingredients that are perfect for making a host of flavorful sides.
By Rai Mincey

Sauteed Morel Mushrooms

Rich, nutty, earthy, lightly browned mushrooms in a light layer of butter and herbs with just the slightest tinge of lemon. The lemon juice and zest cut the richness of the mushrooms and butter, and bring the flavors together for me. Serve on a steak, over pasta with a touch of added cream, on toasts with some goat cheese, as a side dish with a bit of shaved Parmesan cheese, over sauteed asparagus, or tossed with roasted potatoes and a handful of arugula.

French Spring Soup

Rating: 4.5 stars 310
I make this during asparagus season when my husband's patch is producing a lot. It is very fresh tasting, and the longer it sits, the better it is.

Lemon Poppy Seed Tartlet with a Strawberry Rose

Rating: 5 stars 4
Spring is finally upon us and what better way to celebrate with a little sweet that looks like it was freshly plucked from the garden. Here a jeweled toned strawberry is transformed into a blooming rose with a few simple knife cuts. It rests on a tangy cream cheese filling that cozies up to a butter and tart lemon poppyseed cookie.

Buttery Garlic Green Beans

Rating: 4.5 stars 715
Try this easy, sautéed green bean recipe with a garlicky butter sauce.

Glazed Carrots

Rating: 4.5 stars 357
A butter and brown sugar glaze adds sweet flavor to tender carrot sticks.

Banana Banana Bread

Rating: 4.5 stars 16154
This banana bread recipe is moist and delicious, with loads of banana flavor. It's wonderful toasted!

Mom's Zucchini Bread

Rating: 5 stars 11208
A moist and delicious zucchini bread flavored with walnuts and cinnamon. Easy to bake and freeze, this recipe makes two loaves.

Oven-Roasted Asparagus

Rating: 5 stars 3235
Parmesan cheese adds a salty, savory component to sweet, tender asparagus. Try it next to grilled fish or lamb.

Inspiration and Ideas

Spring Herb Hummus Vegetable Garden
Rating: Unrated 7
Vegetable platters need not look all look the same. Here, fresh spring vegetables sit in an herb-laced hummus to resemble a spring garden in full bloom. My kids loved plucking the crisp vegetables from the garden, so much so that I think they forgot that they were filling themselves up with such a healthful snack.
Polish Egg Salad
Rating: 4.5 stars 20

This egg salad is quite popular in Poland as a sandwich filling; instead of mayonnaise it is made with cream cheese, onion, and butter.