There are 5 basic Fruit food items in-game, each with a cooked version. There is 1 additional Fruit in Reign of Giants, 2 additional Fruits in Shipwrecked, and 1 additional Fruit in Don't Starve Together.
There are also 4 Crock Pot recipes that require Fruit. (2 additional recipes in Reign of Giants and 3 additional recipes in Shipwrecked.) Crock Pot recipes differentiate ingredients between Fruits ( ) and Vegetables (). The cooked version of a Fruit always rots faster than the non-cooked version (except for Coffee Beans ).
Berries and Cave Bananas can be found naturally in the world, however the rest of the Fruits have to be Farmed by planting Seeds. Halved Coconuts are obtained by chopping down fully mature Palm Trees, then using a Machete to split obtained Coconuts. Coffee Beans are harvested from Coffee Plants.
Crock Pot Meals that require Fruits
|Fist Full of Jam||+3||+37.5||+5||15||10||0||×0.5||no|
|Fresh Fruit Crepes||+60||+150||+15||10||20||30||×1.5 x1 x1||Cooked in|
|Melonsicle||+3||+12.5||+20||3||10||10||×1 ×1 ×1||no|
|Trail Mix||+30||+12.5||+5||15||10||10||×1 ×1 ×0.5||no|
|Turkey Dinner||+20||+75||+5||6||60||10||×2 ×0.5 ( or ) ×0.5|