Summer in Minnesota would not be complete without enjoying delicious berries. Minnesota -grown strawberries are at their peak in June, but are often still available the first part of July. Blueberries and raspberries are at their peak in July. Because of the cool spring, many berries are a few weeks late this year.
In addition to tasting good, berries are good for you. Berries are naturally low in fat and sodium. That's great for your heart. Blueberries are high in phytonutrients that are good for your eyes and brain.
Nothing is more frustrating to buy fresh berries and have them mold or go bad before you can enjoy them.