Medium to large in size the Alemow can be recognized by its protruding mammilla or its knob-like and bumpy exterior. Its shape is round to ovate.
Each Mekanzou is less than two inches in length. Mekanzou offer a slightly sweet taste and tender texture when young. Older sprouts will be more fibrous and have a slightly bitter aftertaste
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This item was last sold on : 04/01/13
California Kyoho grapes are available late July or early August to early September often stretching into late October. Chilean Kyoho grape season typically begins in February and continues through April or May.
Kyoho grapes, pronounced kee-OH-ho, are big, dark purple, sometimes almost jet black, thick-skinned, extremely showy grapes that offer a superb sweet flavor. The taste, texture and juice are very similar to the familiar Concord grape. Quite fragrant, the skin and seeds are not edible as both are bitter, but the nearly one-inch of meaty flesh inside is deliciously sweet and very juicy. Containing a high sugar content, this grape's moderate acidity makes a just right flavor balance. In clusters, they resemble a bunch of small plums.
Cholesterol-free, low in fat and sodium, grapes offer some vitamin C, potassium, thiamine and dietary fiber.
Kyoho grapes make a lovely edible garnish to dress up most anything, plus make great-tasting preserves, jam, desserts, toppings and wine. Puree the seeded pulp to make refreshing juice and to flavor iced beverages. To store, place in a perforated plastic bag; refrigerate.
An original Japanese table grape, this grape's name, Kyoho, means "great or big mountain" and was named after Mount Fuji because of its generous size. The variety is a successful cross between Campbell and Centennial grapes. Highly regarded as the "King of Grapes", this is an especially favored grape in Japan and grows in the hills of the Minoh Mountains. A favorite dessert in Japan is simply a bowl of peeled and chilled Kyoho grapes. This exceptional grape is now grown in California. Chile also contributes supplies to the market.
Recipes that include Kyoho Grapes. One is easiest, three is harder.
|Alexandra's Kitchen||Roasted Grapes with Thyme, Fresh Ricotta & Grilled Bread|
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Near San Diego, CA, United States
About 250 days ago, 11/16/13
Spotter's comments : Kyoho Grapes spotted at Zion Market. Called Rose of Sharon grapes here.
fishermens market point loma Near Coronado, California, United States
About 267 days ago, 10/30/13
Spotter's comments : Kyoho Grapes spotted at fishermens market point loma.
??? ????? Near Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan
About 268 days ago, 10/29/13
Spotter's comments : Kyoho Grapes spotted at ??? ?????. I see them everywhere in tokyo even in korea town! #kyoho
kotobukiys Near Toshima, Tokyo, Japan
About 275 days ago, 10/22/13
Spotter's comments : Kyoho Grapes spotted at kotobukiys. 1 package for 430 yen! They r in season!
Little Italy Mercato Near San Diego, California, United States
About 292 days ago, 10/05/13
Spotter's comments : Kyoho Grapes spotted at Little Italy Mercato. Grown in riverside, ca
H Mart Near Poway, California, United States
About 314 days ago, 9/13/13
La Jolla Open Aire Market Near La Jolla, California, United States
About 319 days ago, 9/08/13
Spotter's comments : Kyoho Grapes spotted at La Jolla Open Aire Market. Grown in Riverside CA. Nice sweetness. Large and juicy.
Ocean Beach Farmers Market Near Coronado, California, United States
About 337 days ago, 8/21/13
Spotter's comments : Kyoho Grapes spotted at Ocean Beach Farmers Market. From Temecula, Evergreen Produce.
???? ?? ??????? Near Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan
About 445 days ago, 5/05/13
Spotter's comments : I spotted Kyoho Grapes at ???? ?? ???????! Kyoho Grapes look delicious / fresh at Petit Market in Toyko.
Specialty Produce Near San Diego, California, United States
About 492 days ago, 3/19/13
Spotter's comments : It's the middle of March and Kyoho Grapes are in stock.