Crosnes are becoming more popular in the U.S. and may be found in specialty grocery stores and local farmer's markets. Use the pickled crosnes in salads or as a side dish with meats.
An Indian recipe for Plum jam is served with chapati, dosa and idly.
The mayhaw is the tart red fruit from a type of edible hawthorne. Uses for the fruit include jams, jellies, desserts and even wine. For more information about the mayhaw visit the Louisiana Mayhaw Association Mayhaw.org web site.