Don't give your fruit the boot! Use any fruit on the verge of spoilage to make shrub syrup. Mix it with water -- or alcohol for the grown ups -- to make refreshing drinks you can enjoy well into the fall. Here's a recipe. Salud!
Put Summer Berries to Use by Making Shrub Syrup - Earth911.com
You can still enjoy the flavors from the season in the sun — even when the calendar shows it's long past — by using summer fruits to make shrub syrup