Produce Department


FAQs

How do I know your product is safe for consumption?

Food Lion only buys products from USDA (United States Department of Agriculture) Certified farms.  The farms are USDA certified in industry best practices.  All certified farms are subject to routine inspections.

When you buy fresh produce at Food Lion, you'll get what's best in season, and your everyday favorites. The crispest apples, the ripest bananas and the brightest berries are only a fraction of what we offer. We work hard to ensure that our produce department delivers the freshest produce to your home.

What's In Season

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    Peaches With a light and sweet flavor, peaches go well with cinnamon in a pie, or try them on the grill.

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    Nectarines Tangy and sweet, nectarines are great as an on-the-go snack or cooked in conserves, jams, and pies.

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    Apricots These little fruits have a smooth velvety skin and dense flesh that is sweet and tart. They are also great when dried.

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    Plums This uniquely delicious fruit is firm with a juicy sweet flesh, and pairs well with almonds and yogurt.

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    Watermelon This incredibly juicy melon has a light, sweet and aromatic flesh. It’s rind has a light and dark green color variation, and it’s flesh is a deep pink. This summer classic is always good on its own but also pairs beautifully with avocados, berries, feta and goat cheese, jalapeno, lemons, pork, red onion and shrimp.

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    Lemon Drop A flavorful melon with a signature tartness of a lemon and subtle hints of a Honey Dew. With a dark and light yellow striped skin, its flesh is succulent, dense, and pale green. Lemon Drops are great in fruit salads or served on their own as a healthy snack. They pair well with ginger, chiles, prosciutto, and tomatoes.

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    Honey Dew Honey Dew is the sweetest of all melons and has a honey sweet flavor. Smooth, creamy white outer skin and a light green inner flesh. Honey Dew can be pureed and added to smoothies, cocktails and syrups. They pair well with lime, mint, basil, sweet cream, cottage cheese, and berries.

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    Golden Dew This melon is very sweet and has a very similar taste to Honey Dew. Smooth, golden yellow outer rind and a pale green inner flesh. Golden Dews can be pureed and added to sauces, smoothies, cocktails and syrups. They pair well with lime, mint, basil, sweet cream, cottage cheese, and berries.

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