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Fruit and Vegetable of January: Root Vegetables and Citrus Fruits

Steve Berman – January 7, 2020

The Fruit and Vegetable of January are root vegetables and citrus fruits!

Interestingly, if eaten in high amounts the pigment of carrots can be stored in our skin cells actually turning the skin orange. And citrus fruits come in many varieties beyond the well-known oranges, tangerines, lemons, and limes–consider the¬†Buddha’s fingers.

Watch out for these versatile veggies this week:

Mashed Sweet Potatoes and Turnip, Carrot Cake, Key Lime Pie, Potato Leek Soup