Plums don't get a lot of glory. It's rare to come across someone who'd say that the plum was their favorite fruit. Strawberries are well cherished -- the main player in beloved desserts such as strawberry shortcake and strawberry ice cream. Cherries are also prized. But plums, they're often forgotten about. And it's just a shame.
The plum is a fragrant fruit that's both tart and sweet -- and can be used in so many types of dishes. Click through the slideshow below to find recipes from cobblers to crumbles to sorbets and more.