14 Fruits and Veggies That Taste Best in August

A seasonal eater’s guide to maximum deliciousness.

How to Select, Store, and Cook Summer Produce

Make the most of the season’s fleeting pleasures.

Farmer’s Market Finds: Strawberries

Welcome to Farmer’s Market Finds, a weekly summer series celebrating the best of the season. Every Wednesday, we’ll visit Union Square Greenmarket in New York City to see what's fresh, what's abundant, what's at its very best. Then we'll round up some of our favorite recipes starring the tasty produce so you can play around with it at home. This week, it’s all about strawberries.

Fresh Pick: Cantaloupe

The juicy melon has more to offer than just rounding out a fruit salad. Step away from the melon baller and scoop up these ideas.

Wrapping Food: Foil vs. Plastic

When it comes to protecting leftovers, should you cover them in aluminum foil or plastic wrap? The answer depends on the food and how you’ll reheat it.