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Fruit and Vegetables in Season in October

fruit and vegetables in season in October

Want to know which fruit and vegetables are in season in October in the UK?  You’ve come to the right place! 

Wondering what’s in season this month?  Well, October sees sweetcorn and cox apples at their very best.  This is good news for me as I absolutely adore sweet corn, fresh on the cob!  But October isn’t just about sweet corn and apples, there are still lots of other fresh fruit and vegetables in season in October in the UK.  Here is the complete guide to what’s in season this month.

the fruit and vegetables in season in October in the UK

And don’t forget to download the free printer-friendly guide to fruit & vegetables in season in October.  You can print this off and pop it on your fridge to help you meal plan a seasonal feast.  Or you can pop it in your bag and take it to the supermarket with you so you know what to look out for.

The Fruit In Season In October

There isn’t too much fruit in season right now, but what is in season is at its very best:

What Vegetables To Eat Now

There is an abundance of vegetables in season in October, so take your pick of this tasty bunch:

  • Artichoke
  • Beetroot
  • Broccoli
  • Brussels Sprouts (try this tasty Brussels Sprout Gratin)
  • Butternut squash (try roasting your butternut squash seeds to make a tasty snack too!)
  • Cabbage – White, Savoy, Spring Green & Red
  • Carrots
  • Cauliflower
  • Celeriac
  • Celery
  • Chicory
  • Fennel
  • Garlic
  • Horseradish
  • Kale
  • Kohlrabi
  • Leeks
  • Lettuce
  • Marrows
  • Parsnips
  • Potatoes
  • Pumpkin
  • Rocket
  • Runner Beans
  • Salsify
  • Shallots
  • Spinach
  • Squash
  • Swede
  • Sweetcorn
  • Turnip
  • Watercress
  • Wild Mushrooms  (see my post on how to dry mushrooms if you have too many!)

What Herbs & Nuts to Eat Now

Don’t forget about the herbs and nuts to liven up your meals!

  • Chestnuts
  • Chives
  • Cobnuts
  • Curly Parsley
  • Rosemary
  • Sage
  • Sorrel
  • Thyme

What’s on your menu this month?  I’m going to try and eat as much corn on the cob as is humanly possible!  Slathered in butter of course!  And don’t forget to download the printer-friendly guide to this post to help keep you right when you’re doing your shopping!

Autumn, Food & Drink

Fruit and Vegetables in Season in September

fruit vegetables in season in september

Want to know which fruit and vegetables are in season in September in the UK? Read on to find out!

September has really crept up on us this year, don’t you think?  So I’m back sharing the best of what fruit and vegetables are in season this month.

September is a bountiful month for fresh seasonal British produce. So much so, that the shops are bursting with cheap homegrown produce this month. Fruits like blackberries are at their very best, whilst vegetable-wise courgettes and runner beans are also at their peak. Do take a look at the full guide though for more ideas of what to eat in September.

And don’t forget to download the free printer friendly guide to fruit and vegetables in season in September! You can print it off and pop it on your fridge, to help you when meal planning. Alternatively, pop it in your bag for when you go to the supermarket to help remind you at the shops.

fruit and vegetables in season in september

The Fruit In Season In September

The Vegetables to Eat Now

There is so much produce in season in September, that the question is where to start!

  • Artichoke
  • Aubergine
  • Beetroot
  • Broccoli
  • Brussels Sprouts (try this tasty Brussels Sprout Gratin)
  • Cabbage – Red, White, Savoy and Spring Green
  • Carrots
  • Cauliflower
  • Celeriac
  • Celery
  • Chillies
  • Courgettes
  • Cucumber
  • Fennel
  • French Beans
  • Garlic
  • Horseradish
  • Kale
  • Kohlrabi
  • Leeks
  • Lettuce – Cos and Iceberg
  • Mangetout
  • Marrow
  • Onions
  • Pak Choi
  • Peas
  • Peppers
  • Potatoes
  • Pumpkin
  • Radishes
  • Runner Beans
  • Shallots
  • Spinach
  • Spring Onions (see my tip on how to store spring onions to make them stay fresher for longer)
  • Squash (try roasting your butternut squash seeds to make a tasty snack too!)
  • Sweetcorn
  • Tomatoes
  • Turnips
  • Watercress
  • Wild Mushrooms (see my post on how to dry mushrooms if you have too many!)

The Herbs & Nuts to Eat Now

Don’t forget that it’s not just fruit and vegetables that are in season in September – there are loads of herbs and nuts too.

  • Chestnuts
  • Chives
  • Cobnuts
  • Coriander
  • Oregano
  • Mint
  • Parsley
  • Rocket
  • Rosemary
  • Sage
  • Sorrel
  • Thyme

There’s so much tasty produce on offer that I don’t know where to start! I’m thinking perhaps this recipe for aubergine koftas. It calls for aubergine and spinach – both of which are in season in September. What are you cooking/baking this month?  Print off the free guide to help you out!