Are blackberries the new blueberries? Maybe not, but research touting the health benefits of blackberries is grabbing headlines these days. Turns out that the berries are high in cancer-fighting antioxidants, fiber and vitamin C – plus, we already know they taste pretty darn good in cobblers, jams and fresh off the bush. Scroll through the slideshow to learn seven fun blackberry facts. Then, head to the kitchen to whip up a few of our favorite seasonal blackberry recipes below!