These beauties are a seasonal treat for sure!
Also, Ray was so kind and he gave me a bunch of loquat leaves from a huge tree that he had growing on the ranch. I've never seen one so big before, and now I have a ton of leaves that are going to last me forever.
So if you're in the Northern California area, stop by the Erickson Ranch to support these lovely people. They're open June through November, and it would make for the perfect afternoon outing.
Check out their website:
Harvest info makes learning about fruits and veggies easy:
Also, they have amazing recipes too:
I would love to go back!