It’s pomegranate season! Now is the time to pick up fresh pomegranates from the market and put them to use in as many recipes as possible before they’re gone again until the following season. If you’ve been hesitant because you’re not sure how to open a pomegranate easily and mess free, no worries! We have a great video that shows you exactly HOW TO OPEN A POMEGRANATE. Once you know how to open them, then you are free to choose from any of these awesome 8 recipes after the jump!
Pomegranate Lime Fizzy 1 of 8This "fizzy" is a refreshing drink that's perfect for all occasions. You can make it kid-friendly by substituting a splash of club soda for the champagne! Then it's great for any mom-to-be as well!
Make pomegranate lime fizzy
Pomegranate Sorbet 2 of 8An easy dessert that's not only delicious but cleanses the palette. How's that for double duty!
Make pomegranate sorbet
Pomegranate Poached Figs & Ice Cream 3 of 8Poaching fruit is much easier than poaching eggs! So don't be afraid to give this easy & elegant dessert a try!
Make poached figs & ice cream
Brussels Sprouts with Bacon & Pomegranates 4 of 8Not a Brussels sprouts fan? Roasting brings out of the best of these veggies and will make a believer out of you.
Make Brussels sprouts with bacon & pomegranates
Panna Cotta with Pomegranate Syrup 5 of 8This gorgeous panna cotta is made with honey mascarpone and topped with pomegranate syrup. Serve it in a jar for a special touch.
Make panna cotta with pomegranate syrup
Pomegranate Lemonade Spritzer 6 of 8Cheers! This mocktail is perfect for the kiddies but could easily be made into a cocktail for the adults.
Make pomegranate lemonade spritzer
Sweet Potatoes with Pomegranate Glaze 7 of 8Not a fan of sweet potato casserole? Try these roasted sweet potatoes with pomegranate glaze instead.
Make sweet potatoes with pomegranate glaze
Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Pomegranate Arils 8 of 8You'll never have to eat another mushy Brussels sprout once you start roasting them. They're crispy on the outside and creamy on the inside with a burst of added flavor from the pomegranate arils. It's a winning combo.
Make roasted Brussels sprouts with pomegranate arils
Don’t forget to include Babble’s list of 11 Fall Veggies and Fruits!