<![CDATA[NBC New York - Produce Pete]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcnewyork.com/feature/produce-pete http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpg NBC New York http://www.nbcnewyork.comen-usSun, 24 Jul 2016 09:23:14 -0400Sun, 24 Jul 2016 09:23:14 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Spinach]]> Sat, 28 May 2016 14:14:47 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/spinach-image.png Produce Pete visits Donaldson Farms to pick some fresh spinach straight from the source.

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<![CDATA[Produce Pete: Mangoes]]> Sat, 30 Apr 2016 14:55:55 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/043016pete.jpg Produce Pete shares his tips for selecting and enjoying the best possible Haitian mangoes.

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<![CDATA[Produce Pete: Blackberries]]> Sat, 23 Apr 2016 15:45:40 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/042316pete.jpg Produce Pete shares some background on blackberries and how to enjoy them at their best.

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<![CDATA[Produce Pete: Muscat Grapes]]> Sat, 16 Apr 2016 13:20:31 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/MUSCAT+GRAPES.jpg Produce Pete talks about one of his favorite types of grapes, the delicious muscat variety. They may look brown, but they're tasty and their season is short. ]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Red Peppers]]> Sat, 09 Apr 2016 15:58:24 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/040916pete.jpg Produce Pete talks about red peppers. To contact Produce Pete email pete@producepete.com.

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<![CDATA[Produce Pete: Asparagus]]> Sat, 26 Mar 2016 14:46:30 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/032616asparagus.jpg Produce Pete shares the scoop on this spring favorite, just in time for Easter.

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<![CDATA[Produce Pete: Broccoli Rabe]]> Sat, 19 Mar 2016 11:17:19 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/031916pete.jpg Produce Pete heads to Talk of the Town in West Hempstead to talk about his favorite vegetable.

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<![CDATA[Produce Pete: Bananas]]> Sat, 12 Mar 2016 17:02:28 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/031216pete.jpg Produce Pete gives some background on bananas, a fruit you can enjoy all year long.

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<![CDATA[Produce Pete: Blood Oranges]]> Sat, 05 Mar 2016 16:03:26 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/030516pete.jpg Produce Pete discusses the tarocco variety of blood orange.

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<![CDATA[Produce Pete: Squash]]> Sat, 27 Feb 2016 13:43:47 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/022716pete.jpg Produce Pete shares some tips on squash.

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<![CDATA[Produce Pete: Winter Melons]]> Sat, 20 Feb 2016 13:05:15 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/022016pete.jpg Produce Pete offers his advice for enjoying melons this winter.

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<![CDATA[Produce Pete: Strawberries]]> Sat, 13 Feb 2016 15:57:57 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/021316pete.jpg Produce Pete shares his strawberry wisdom in time for Valentine's Day.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Avocados]]> Sat, 06 Feb 2016 20:32:07 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/020616pete.jpg Produce Pete shares his avocado knowledge just in time for Super Bowl Sunday.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Potatoes]]> Sat, 30 Jan 2016 16:39:59 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/013016pete.JPG Produce Pete offers tips on choosing the right potatoes.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Winter Tomatoes]]> Sat, 16 Jan 2016 16:40:04 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/011616pete.JPG Produce Pete offers his advice for picking tasty tomatoes this winter.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Romaine Lettuce]]> Sat, 02 Jan 2016 16:40:18 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/010216pete.JPG Produce Pete shares some tips on romaine lettuce.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Grapefruits]]> Sat, 26 Dec 2015 16:48:14 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/122615pete.JPG Produce Pete stops by to discuss tips for picking the perfect grapefruit.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Pears]]> Sat, 19 Dec 2015 16:14:24 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/121915pete.JPG Produce Pete tallks to us about his "Christmas" pears.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Oranges]]> Sat, 12 Dec 2015 15:58:40 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/121215pete.JPG Produce Pete brings in one of his favorite holiday fruits: oranges.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Christmas Tree]]> Sat, 05 Dec 2015 14:27:00 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/120515pete.JPG Produce Pete gives us tips for picking the perfect Christmas tree.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Pomegranates]]> Sun, 29 Nov 2015 13:28:56 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/produce+pete+pomegranates.jpg Produce Pete explores the "apple of numerous seeds," or pomegranates, as we know them. Removing the tasty seeds from this delicious fruit can be a bit of a challenge, but Pete has some tips to make the process easier. Eat pomegranate seeds plain or put them on top of a salad to add some sweet zest.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Cranberries and Artichokes]]> Sat, 21 Nov 2015 11:47:04 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/112115pete.JPG Produce Pete talks about ways in which cranberries and artichokes can be cooked into your Thanksgiving meal.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Sweet Potatoes, Yams and Turnips]]> Sat, 07 Nov 2015 15:36:39 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/110715pete.jpg Produce Pete talks about how to use sweet potatoes, yams and turnips in your Thanksgiving meal.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Broccolini]]> Sat, 31 Oct 2015 10:15:11 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/103115pete.JPG Produce Pete talks about broccolini.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Cauliflower]]> Sat, 24 Oct 2015 13:04:39 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/102415pete.JPG Produce Pete talks about white and purple cauliflower.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Brocco-Leaf]]> Sun, 27 Sep 2015 08:41:27 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000008734612_1200x675_533157955721.jpg Produce Pete stops by to discuss a part of a popular plant that now has a market of its own called Brocco-Leaf. You can send your questions to Pete@Producepete.com]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Coconuts]]> Sat, 19 Sep 2015 11:21:41 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/produce+pete+coconuts.jpg Produce Pete talks to us about the tropical fruit coconut.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Get Your Hands on NJ Muskmelon]]> Sat, 22 Aug 2015 13:58:11 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000008336661_1200x675_510995011709.jpg Produce Pete heads to Farms View Roadstand in Wayne, New Jersey, to pick out some New Jersey muskmelons, commonly known as cantaloupes. He shows how they're grown and the best way to eat them.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Eggplants]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2015 12:06:05 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/eggplant+produce+pete.jpg Produce Pete talks to us about eggplants, which come in all shapes and sizes. They came to Africa and Europe by way of India. The African eggplant has been all the buzz lately after it was featured in an article in the New York Times. ]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Mangoes]]> Sat, 18 Jul 2015 13:04:53 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000007916697_1200x675_486932035767.jpg Produce Pete tells us why we shouldn't bypass mangoes just because they are green.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: New Jersey Corn]]> Sun, 05 Jul 2015 08:02:06 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/produce+pete+corn1.jpg Produce Pete tells us all we want to know about delicious New Jersey corn, which will be hitting grocery store shelves in the coming weeks. ]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Nectarines]]> Sat, 20 Jun 2015 10:17:08 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/produce+pete+nectarines.jpg Produce Pete tells us all we want to know about the delcious, sweet Nectarine.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Apricots]]> Wed, 17 Jun 2015 23:33:40 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/6615pete.jpg Produce Pete talks about all we need to know about apricots.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Vidalia Onions]]> Mon, 11 May 2015 22:37:13 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000007109625_1200x675_443613763605.jpg Those sweet onions from Georgia are in the supermarkets right now and Produce Pete knows exactly how to choose and prepare them.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Haitian Mangos]]> Sat, 02 May 2015 20:12:07 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/5251mangos.jpg Produce Pete tells us everything you need to know to enjoy Haitian mangos.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Blackberries]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 14:46:24 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/042515pete.JPG Produce Pete tells us about the benefits of blackberries.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Muscatel Grapes]]> Sun, 19 Apr 2015 12:08:03 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/041915pete.jpg Produce Pete tells us all we need to know about one of the sweetest grapes around, the Muscatel seedless.]]> <![CDATA[Sweet Muscatel Grapes]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 16:57:54 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/sweetness.jpg Produce Pete tells us all we need to know about one of the sweetest grapes around, the Muscatel seedless.]]> <![CDATA[Try a Brocolli Salad]]> Sat, 11 Apr 2015 10:03:30 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/41115petet.jpg Produce Pete tells us about brocolli and shares a delicious recipe for brocolli salad.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Easter Flowers]]> Sat, 04 Apr 2015 16:40:00 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/040415pete.jpg Produce Pete talks about some of the best plants for the Easter holiday and perhaps the rest of spring as well.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Papayas]]> Sat, 28 Mar 2015 14:03:09 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/032815pete.jpg If you want a taste of the tropics, papayas are the way to go. Produce Pete has all the details.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Cabbage]]> Mon, 16 Mar 2015 20:43:49 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/031615pete.jpg Produce Pete focuses on the many layers of cabbage.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Brussels Sprouts]]> Sun, 08 Mar 2015 11:38:16 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/030815pete.jpg Brussels sprouts are just little cabbages, and if you cook them right, they taste great. Produce Pete has some good suggestions.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Cauliflower]]> Thu, 05 Mar 2015 09:10:45 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/022815pete+copy.jpg Produce Pete joins Weekend Today in New York to talk about cauliflower. Visit ProducePete.com for more info.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Kale]]> Sat, 21 Feb 2015 13:01:12 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/022115pete.JPG Produce Pete discusses kale. Visit www.ProducePete.com for more info.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Hass Avocados]]> Sat, 31 Jan 2015 20:45:58 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/013115pete.JPG Pat Battle is joined by Produce Pete to talk about Hass avocados. Visit ProducePete.com for more info.]]> <![CDATA[Yes, We Know Bananas]]> Sat, 24 Jan 2015 22:34:09 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/112415peter.jpg Pat Battle is joined by Produce Pete to talk about Bananas. Visit ProducePete.com for more info.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Grapefruit]]> Sat, 17 Jan 2015 17:03:55 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/111715pete.JPG Produce Pete talks about Grapefruit. Visit ProducePete.com for more info.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Honey Tangerines]]> Sat, 10 Jan 2015 13:59:02 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/011015pete.JPG Produce Pete discusses Honey Tangerines. Visit ProducePete.com for more info.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete: Strawberries]]> Sat, 03 Jan 2015 17:01:55 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/010315pete.jpg Produce Pete talks about strawberries. Visit ProducePete.com for more info.]]>