Resembling a colorful celery stalk, this vegetable is most commonly used as a fruit and grows in two main varieties. Field-grown rhubarb has attractive dark red stalks and green leaves.
The Calamondin lime, scientific name, X Citrofortunella mitis & Citrus microcarpa, is also known as the lime orange, Chinese orange or Calamondin orange.
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This item was last sold on : 09/20/14
Luscious stone fruits arrive from Chile beginning in November as this country's summer growing season is November through April.
Global commerce has made it possible to enjoy "summer" fruits all winter long.
Offering a tender juicy texture, delicious Chilean peaches are an easy way to eat the suggested 5 A Day fruit intake for nutritional health benefits!
Juicy Chilean peaches offer vitamin A and vitamin C, antioxidants present in stone fruit, and dietary fiber. Cholesterol-free, plus low in fat and sodium, one average peach contains about 37 calories. Research shows that eating more fruits and vegetables can reduce the risk of stroke, high blood pressure, heart disease and cancer.
Tasty Chilean peaches deliciously top pancakes, waffles and cereal, either hot or cold. Blend bite size pieces into low-fat yogurt or make a refreshing peach smoothie. Rice salads, seafood and poultry especially love the company of this fruit. To store, ripen fruit at room temperature. Refrigerate ripe fruit for longer storage.
The United States easily provides the largest market for delicious Chilean fruit exports. Taking much pride in their fruit production, Chile growers put extraordinary effort in growing exceptional quality fruit.
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