We've got lots of great items on sale in our 100% organic produce section this week*. Here are just a few of them along with recipes for inspiration.
1. Organic Strawberries, Raspberries, & BlackberriesBerries are loaded with antioxidants, and according to research conducted by the University of Florida, people who consume more antioxidants weigh less, even when they don’t eat fewer calories. You can get your antioxidant fix this week with this Watermelon Berry Fruit Salad.
Reg. Price:Strawberries: $6.99/ea. Blackberries: $5.49/ea. Raspberries: $5.99/ea. Sale Price:Strawberries: $3.99/ea. Blackberries: $2.99/ea. Raspberries: $2.99/ea.
2. Organic Red Seedless Grapes & Green Seedless GrapesGrapes can help protect the heart by lowering LDL ("bad") cholesterol. And while they are delicious on their own as a snack, you shouldn’t overlook their cooking potential. Reg. Price: $4.99/lb. Sale Price: $2.99/lb.
3. Organic Slicing TomatoesDid you know that eating cooked tomatoes can have positive effects on your skin? Cooking tomatoes helps release lycopene from the tomato's cells, and a study carried out by the dermatology department at Charite University discovered a link between lycopene and smoother, less wrinkled skin. Reg. Price: $2.99/lb.Sale Price: $1.69/lb.
4. Organic Zucchini Squash
Zucchini offers essential vitamins and minerals, including vitamins A & C and potassium, but many of them are found in the skin. So when you're making this Raw Spring Pasta for dinner this week, make sure you leave that nutritious skin on!Reg. Price: $2.99/lb.Sale Price: $1.99/lb.
5. Organic ApricotsApricots are full of vitamins A & C as well as fiber, which is just part of the reason why you should make this 3-Ingredient, Paleo, Vegan Apricot Shortbread Crisp for dessert this week. (The other part is that it's just plain yummy.) Reg. Price: $4.99/lb.Sale Price: $3.99/lb.
See the full list of produce sale items here. *Sale prices valid 6/13 - 6/19