Feb
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Pomegranate

“…thy temples are like a piece of a pomegranate within thy locks. Thy neck is like the tower of David builded for an armoury, whereon there hang a thousand bucklers, all shields of mighty men.”

-Song of Solomon 4:1-7
Feb
9
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Muscadine

noun

1. are a grapevine species native to the present-day southeastern United States that has been extensively cultivated since the 16th century. Its natural range is recognized in the following states of the US: Alabama, Arkansas, the Carolinas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Missouri, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia.They are well adapted to their native warm and humid climate; they need fewer chilling hours than better known varieties and they thrive on summer heat.
Feb
9
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Pear

“You get so weak from eating pears that you fall down, and then they come and take you away on a stretcher.”

-Oliver Reed
Feb
9
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Grapes

“My favorite fruit is grapes. Because with grapes, you always get another chance. ‘Cause, you know, if you have a crappy apple or a peach, you’re stuck with that crappy piece of fruit. But if you have a crappy grape, no problem – just move on to the next. ‘Grapes: The Fruit of Hope.’ “

-Demetri Martin
Feb
9
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Fig

“Our Lord never condemned the fig tree because it brought forth so much fruit that some fell to the ground and spoiled. He only cursed it when it was barren.”

-Edwin Louis Cole
Feb
8
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Raspberries

“For future reference, Harry, it is raspberry…although of course, if I were a Death Eater, I would have been sure to research my own jam preferences before impersonating myself.”

-Albus Dumbledore
Feb
8
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Watermelon

“It is the chief of this world’s luxuries, king by the grace of God over all the fruits of the earth. When one has tasted it, he knows what the angels eat. It was not a Southern watermelon that Eve took; we know it because she repented.”

-Mark Twain
Feb
8
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Lima Beans

noun

1. a bean, Phaseolus limensis,  having a broad, flat, edible seed.
Feb
8
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Blackberry

“We would load up the yellow Cutlass Supreme station wagon and pick blackberries during blackberry season or spring onions during spring onion season. For us, food was part of the fabric of our day.”

-Mario Batali
Feb
8
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Canteloupe

“To try to talk to the young people who will run the future in ten minutes is a little like trying to put a cantaloupe in a coke bottle.”

-John Paul Jones