Whether you’re picking out your favorites for the season or planning a fruity dessert, it can often be tricky to know what to look for in finding that perfect fruit. For some fruits, it’s all about appearance, but for others, there are less obvious ways to know if you’ve found the ripe fruit you’re looking for. What should be organic? What can be conventional? Well, we are here to help you pick out the perfect fruit. Using this guide to picking out the tastiest fruit from Shari’s Berries you can easily figure out what to look for when grocery shopping without any hesitation. From pushing back the stem of an avocado to sniffing near the stem of a pineapple, you’ll never doubt yourself or end up with something too mushy again!
Some of the fruits on this list fall on to the Environmental Working Group’s list of the foods that are most heavily treated with pesticides. If possible, you want to buy the following fruits organic:
- Blueberries (Blackberries on the extended list)
As a precaution, just remember this: If the skin can be eaten, you may want to buy the fruit organically.