Learn more about Medina Berry Farms in this Beyond the Market feature! When Pedro and Angelica Medina first immigrated to the United States from Mexico in the 1970s, they began working in the fields for a commercial berry grower here in Watsonville, California. After helping the couple to gain their
“All around the mulberry bush,” an old nursery rhyme, has it wrong. Mulberries grow on trees, not shrubs. And boy, do they grow! The trees grow rapidly and, when the season rolls around, a prodigious...
Blueberry Jam
00 HR 35 MINS
SERVES 5 - 6 1/2-pint Jars

This jam is spring and summer in a jar.

Raspberries (2)
Naturally sweet strawberries, blueberries, blackberries, and red and golden raspberries are abundant during the summer months. Whether you enjoy them in fruit salads, desserts, smoothies, or just...
Pain Perdu with Berries
00 HR 30 MINS

Have you ever wondered what the French call French toast?

Whipped Ricotta with Honey and Berries
00 HR 15 MINS

Ricotta and fresh sweet berries are a great combination.

Cherry Berry Jam
01 HR 30 MINS
SERVES 6-7 jars

This lowered sugar jam lets the flavor of the fruit come through.

4th of July Berry Pops
02 HR 10 MINS

Cool down on a hot summer day with these fresh berry treats. They're full of very berry flavor and no sugar!