What Produce You Should Eat Based On Your Zodiac Sign
The stars have aligned in your favor. Health and prosperity are on the horizon and we forecast you’ll be discovering some new produce in the coming weeks. Regardless of whether or not Mercury is in retrograde, your body wants these fresh ingredients now. And when the moon is in your sign, it’s time to step into the kitchen and explore your culinary talents — Opportunity awaits! zodiac produce
Aquarius: Starfruit + Kohlrabi
(January 20 – February 18)
You’re intelligent, unconventional and noncommittal.
If you haven’t tasted Starfruit already, you’re smart enough to know that you should at least give it a try. Slice and add to your very own edible arrangements for your next gift-giving opportunity. You’re the noncommittal type, so you’ll appreciate that you don’t always have access to this seasonal fruit. If you’re looking to try something new in the veggie department, you’ll love Kohlrabi; treat the leaves like you would kale. zodiac produce
RECIPES: Orzo Salad With Starfruit Salsa
Pisces: Brown Coconuts + Ginger
(February 19 – March 20)
You’re affectionate, empathetic, wise and artistic. zodiac produce
Coconuts and Ginger go together like fish in the ocean. Pair these ingredients in a spicy Thai soup (Tom Kha Gai) or enjoy separately in a variety of recipes. The Ginger Jamaica Margarita is a good place to start, although we’re sure you’ll be inspired to get creative and come up with your own culinary creations.
RECIPE: Ginger Jamaica Margarita
Aries: Jackfruit + Shishito Pepper
(March 21 – April 19)
You’re eager, dynamic, quick and competitive. zodiac produce
Shishitos are sure to bring out your competitive nature with a game of pepper roulette. Did you know that one in ten peppers are spicy, but generally the rest are not? It’s a roll of the dice when determining which type of pepper you’re going to eat. Jackfruit plays on your eagerness to please a crowd – the size alone lends itself to entertaining at a party.
Taurus: Masumoto Peach + Romano Beans
(April 20 – May 20)
You’re strong, dependable, sensual and creative. zodiac produce
Your strength doesn’t come from thin air – you eat a lot of produce to maintain that title, and it shows so kudos to you! Masumoto Peaches and Romano Beans are dependable selections when you need to spark some creativity in the kitchen. Have you ever pickled peaches before?
Gemini: Avocado + Fioretto
(May 21 – June 20)
You’re versatile, expressive, curious and kind. zodiac produce
You’re as versatile as an avocado; just like this fruit, you can be placed in any scenario and shine. One minute you’re eating guac, the next you’re discovering avo in a dessert. If you want to spark some curiosity with your plate, try cooking with Fioretto, a new flowering cauliflower variety that tastes amazing!
Cancer: Heirloom Tomato + Dutch Yellow® Potatoes
(June 21 – July 22)
You’re intuitive, sentimental, compassionate and protective. zodiac produce
Not only are the above personality traits perfect descriptors for you, but they also represent the necessary pillars for family, and you can’t raise a family without tomatoes and potatoes. Am I right?! The recipe options are endless with potatoes and tomatoes. You can enjoy recipes where the two work together, or you can let them shine on their own, like the Beer Steamed Smashed Bacon Cheddar Potatoes (guaranteed to be a hit with the family).
Leo: Tiger Stripe Fig + Watermelon Radish
(July 23 – August 22)
You’re dramatic, outgoing, fiery and self-assured. zodiac produce
Channel these personality traits into trying something new; tiger stripe figs and watermelon radishes! After all, what is a tiger without his stripes? These figs pair deliciously with cheese and a glass of wine. Add some pickled radishes into the mix and you’re half-way there to a beautiful grazing board.
Virgo: Cactus Leaves + Tomatillos
(August 23 – September 22)
You’re practical, loyal, gentle and analytical.
Just like Virgos, everyone loves Mexican food, and cactus leaves and tomatillos shine in these types of recipes. Whether you’re making a scramble with nopales or creating a delicious saucy situation with tomatillos, you’re sure to create a loyal following. Note: Don’t overthink the cactus, just go for it.
Libra: Dragon Fruit + Radicchio
(September 23 – October 22)
You’re social, fair-minded, diplomatic and gracious.
If you’re looking to impress your friends the next time you play the gracious host, serve these. Dragon Fruit and Radicchio deserve to be in the spotlight. Each one has such a unique story and they are perfect centerpieces for social gatherings. Don’t worry about appealing to different palates, Dragon Fruit are mild in taste whereas bitter Radicchio can appeal to the more adventurous.
RECIPE: Dragon Fruit Lemonade
Scorpio: Passion Fruit + Hatch Chile
(October 23 – November 21)
You’re passionate, stubborn, resourceful and brave.
You are as passionate as a Chile Head during Hatch season, and your friends would probably say that’s the most endearing quality about you. And when Hatch isn’t in season, you can always get your fix with Melissa’s Hatch Essentials line. Also, if things get too hot and you need to sweeten up a bit, Passion Fruit have your name all over them.
Sagittarius: Pomegranate + Rhubarb
(November 22 – December 21)
You’re extroverted, optimistic, funny and generous.
You’re as extroverted as a Pomegranate & Walnut Guacamole recipe; rightfully loud and just the right amount of confidence. Rhubarb is perfect for you (such a generous vegetable); it plays well with fruit and seems to never stop giving when it comes to health benefits — the same can be said for Pomegranates!
RECIPE: Pomegranate & Walnut Guacamole
Capricorn: Kiwi Berries + Artichoke
(December 22 – January 19)
You’re serious, independent, disciplined and tenacious.
Kiwi Berries are their own thing – not quite a berry or a kiwi, they operate independently when it comes to comparison … sorta like you. Naturally, you’ll love these as a delicious on-the-go snack. And when things get serious in the kitchen, we’ know you’re making artichokes.
RECIPE: Asparagus & Artichoke Quiche