Cool breezes whip through the air, and the nights may be getting shorter, but we're all for it, as this time of year is arguably the best time to eat. Why, you ask? Because Fall is synonymous with harvest season, a magical time when tomatoes, pears, butternut squash, and blackberries — not to mention many other favorites — are at their finest. Keep reading for an overview of when to expect these autumnal delights as well as recommended recipes for each item.
— Additional reporting by Nicole Perry
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