They’re good looking, good tasting and good for you. Today food contributor Tony Tantillo shows you how to choose and store striped peppers.
Fresh Grocer: Green Skin AvocadoAvocados are highly nutritious. They’re great sources of folate, potassium, and healthy fats, as well as vitamins K, C, and E.
So Sweet, Meyer LemonsUnlike its two popular counterparts (Eureka and Lisbon), the Meyer Lemon is favored for its mild, sweet, juicy flesh.
Fresh Grocer: Tips On Picking, Storing The Perfect PapayaFresh grocer Tony Tantillo gives tips on picking and storing the perfect papaya.
Fresh Grocer: Enjoying Navel OrangesTony Tantillo shows you have to pick and enjoy navel oranges during the summer.
Fresh Grocer: Plums In The SummerTony Tantillo shows you how to pick and enjoy plums in the summertime.
Tips On Picking The Perfect AvocadoTony Tantillo shares tips on picking the perfect avocado this summer.
Fresh Grocer: Lemons In The SummerLearn how to pick the right lemon and how to enjoy it, courtesy of Tony Tantillo.
Fresh Grocer: Washington State Bing CherriesLearn more about Washington State bing cherries and how to enjoy them.
Fresh Grocer: Red Muscat GrapesRed muscat grapes are excellent sources of vitamins A, C, K, carotenes, flavonoids, and B-complex vitamins such as pyridoxine, riboflavin, and thiamine.
Tips For Picking Out The Perfect Honeydew MelonMelons are a summertime staple, and food contributor Tony Tantillo has advice for how to pick the best when it comes to honeydew melons.
Fresh Grocer: Tony Tantillo's Tips On Picking The Perfect WatermelonTony Tantillo's gives tips on picking the perfect watermelon at the grocery store.
Fresh CantaloupeThe mildly sweet and juicy flavor of cantaloupe makes it a perfect fruit for even the pickiest palates.
Fresh Grocer: Red RaspberriesStore 'em, then wash BEFORE you enjoy this tart and sweet summertime treat!
Ah, Summertime Mint - So Lovely!Mint is a popular herb that can be used fresh or dried in many dishes and infusions.
Fresh Grocer: Hothouse Tomatoeshe word "hothouse" is used to describe tomatoes that are grown in a greenhouse, or indoor environment.
Fresh Grocer: Honeydew MelonAs honeydew melon is a low-sodium and potassium-rich fruit, it may help you maintain healthy blood pressure levels
Fresh Grocer: Baby ArtichokesMixed together the olive oil, balsamic vinegar, salt, pepper and garlic... Delicious!
Fresh Grocer: Red Muscat GrapesThe grapes are very sweet and juicy, with a characteristic strong musky flavour.
Fresh Grocer: Green GrapesIt's the end of the season for green grapes grown in Chili, so check them carefully before buying. Enjoy!
Fresh Grocer: Flamingo PearFlamingo is an early season pear variety from the Southern Hemisphere first developed in South Africa and now grown with substantial commercial volume in Chile
Fresh Grocer: CucumbersCucumbers are high in water and low in calories, fat, cholesterol, and sodium. They have a mild, refreshing taste and a high water content.
Picking & Storing Mini Watermelons This SummerEliminate waster this summer by purchasing mini watermelons. Get the scoop from food contributor Tony Tantillo.
Fresh Grocer: LemonsLike all citrus, always store your lemons outside of the fridge.
Fresh Grocer: Bartlett PearsLeave firm, unripe pears at room temperature so that they can ripen. Check the Neck for Ripeness daily, by applying gentle pressure to the neck, or stem end, of the pear with your thumb
Fresh Grocer: Limes Are Lovely!Limes are a rich source of vitamin C, sour and are often used to accent the flavours of foods and beverages
Fresh Grocer: Easter Egg RadishesTony Tantillo shows you how to pick and prepare the springtime vegetable Easter egg radish.
How To Select And Store Minneola TangelosFresh Grocer Tony Tantillo suggests you choose fruit that is heavy for its size and is nice and shiny. Always put the fruit on the counter and not in the refrigerator.
Fresh Grocer: Red Romaine LettuceRed Romaine develops red-bronze leaves with sweet and flavorful crunch.
Fresh Grocer: Roma TomatoesAlways store roma tomatoes on the kitchen counter, not in the fridge. Also, they're great for cooking. Enjoy!