Persimmon Pecan Pie, Oh My!

Persimmons can tell if the winter is going to be harsh or mild. They also are great to eat in pies or sweet breads. This pie is made with persimmon puree which can be purchased at specialty stores or online. Give it a try!

Persimmons: Missouri’s Finest Fruit

Part native fruit and part pioneer weather forecaster, the American persimmon ripens this month around the state.