Roselle may be used raw, dried or juiced. The fruit's tart flavor requires a sweetener of some kind, and it is successfully used like a cranberry in recipes for jam, jelly, chutney and even wine.
Barrel Cactus Fruit
The fruit of the Barrel cactus is best prepared in sweet applications, since its natural tartness lends itself well to a hint of sugar. Cook the fruit down with agave syrup to make a jam, jelly or a sweet and sour chutney.
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This item was last sold on : 09/24/17
|Regier Family Farms|
O'Henry peaches are large with an orange skin and bright red blush that covers nearly the entire circumference of the fruit. The skin is thin and slightly fuzzy. The flesh of the O'Henry peach is almost a turmeric yellow with a smooth, firm texture. The freestone peach variety has a bright red pit cavity reflecting the intense color of its skin. O’Henry peaches are juicy and sweet with notes of vanilla and a hint of acid, giving it a greater complexity than the common peach.
O'Henry peaches are available in the late summer months.
O’Henry peaches are a late season variety of Prunus persica from Central California. These especially, the variety indicates the closing of peach season. O’Henry peaches were selected as one of Sunset Magazine’s top five peaches from the West Coast. They are revered for their flavor, size, and excellent storability.
O’Henry peaches are rich in vitamin C. They are a good source of vitamins A and B, as well as dietary fiber, potassium and iron. Peaches are a good source of bioactive compounds including phenolic acids, anthocyanins, flavonoids and procyanidins.
O’Henry peaches are good for fresh-eating and hold up well to cooking and grilling. They can be used in pies, tarts and other baked goods. Sprinkle O’Henry peaches with a pinch of salt to counter their sweetness, or top with ricotta cheese and honey. They can be poached, added fresh to salads, or canned in jams or preserves. O’Henry peaches will keep well on the kitchen counter and can be refrigerated for up to three weeks.
O’Henry peaches have been widely cultivated in California since the 1970s. They are among the almost 2,000 different varieties grown in the golden state. California’s Central valley grows more peaches than the 32 other peach-growing states, combined. Over 280,000 tons of freestone peaches were produced in 2013, while the state produced 368,000 tons of the clingstone variety the same year.
O’Henry peaches were introduced in 1968 by Grant Merrill, from Central Valley, California. The variety was immediately popular and thrived in the lush growing region. It is still widely cultivated in California by both commercial and smaller farms. The slow ripening peach is commercially popular for its reliability, long shelf life, and shipping quality, in addition to the fact that it is self-fertile. The O’Henry peach is said to be the grandparent to several newer varieties, including the Augustprince peach – a fruit similar in flavor and color. O’Henry peaches are most often seen at farmer’s markets in August and September in California. They are sometimes found in commercial markets throughout the southwestern region.
Restaurants currently purchasing this product as an ingredient for their menu.
|Herb & Wood||San Diego CA||619-955-8495|
|Lodge at Torrey Pines Grill||San Diego CA||858-453-4420|
|Hotel La Jolla & CUSP||La Jolla CA||858-459-0261|
|The Land & Water Company||Carlsbad CA||760-729-5263|
|Ocean Beach Surf Lodge||San Diego CA||619-308-6500|
|Lauberge Del Mar||Del Mar CA||858-259-1515|
|Gamma Phi Beta||San Diego CA||310-634-2371|
|Saska's Steak & Seafood (Bar)||San Diego CA||858-488-7311|
|Maretalia Ristorante||Coronado CA||619-522-6890|
|Cucina Sorella||San Diego CA||619-281-4014|
|Sugar and Scribe||La Jolla CA||858-274-1733|
|Prepkitchen Del Mar||Del Mar CA||858-792-7737|
|UCSD Food & Nutrition Department La Jolla||San Diego CA||858-657-6473|
|Madison||San Diego CA||619-822-3465|
|Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort||Carlsbad CA||760-602-0800|
|Ballast Point Restaurant - Little Italy||San Diego CA||619-298-2337|
|University Club||San Diego CA||619-234-5200|
|Great Maple||San Diego CA||619-255-2282|
|Miho Gastrotruck||San Diego CA||619-867-4295|
|Casa de las Campanas Sur||San Diego CA||858 376 1522|
|Cesar RSF||Rancho Santa Fe CA||858-771-1313|
|Pendry SD (Provisional)||San Diego CA||619-738-7000|
|The Cork and Craft||San Diego CA||858-618-2463|
|Catamaran||San Diego CA||858-488-1081|
|Trust Restaurant||San Diego CA||609-780-7572|
|Golden Door||San Marcos CA||760-761-4142|
|Fishery||San Diego CA||858-272-9985|
|Bellamy's Restaurant||Escondido CA||760-747-5000|
|Leroy's Kitchen & Lounge||Coronado CA||619-522-6890|
|Kettner Exchange||San Diego CA||312-415-5455|
|Rustic Root||San Diego CA||619-232-1747|
|JSIX American restaurant & Bar||San Diego CA||619-531-8744|
|Mr A's||San Diego CA||619-239-1377|
|Tasting Room Del Mar||Del Mar CA||562-756-1170|
|The Miller's Table||Oceanside CA||310-694-4091|
|The Bellows||San Marcos CA||619-395-6325|
|Local Tap House & Kitchen||Oceanside CA||760-547-1469|
|Sycamore Den Catering||San Diego CA||858-366-2586|
|Catania La Jolla||La Jolla CA||619-295-3173|
|SOHO Gastropub||San Diego CA||858-499-8999|
|Pendry SD (Lion Fish)||San Diego CA||619-738-7000|
|Bridges at Rancho Santa Fe||Rancho Santa Fe CA||858-759-6063|
|Dolce Pane & Vino||Del Mar CA||858-832-1518|
|Green Dragon Tavern & Museum||Carlsbad CA||760-797-5579|
|Lodge at Torrey Pines Main||San Diego CA||858-453-4420|
|Addison Del Mar||Del Mar CA||858-350-7600|
|Ironside Pastry Inc.||San Diego CA||312-852-6308|
|Ballast Point Restaurant - Miramar||San Diego CA||858-790-6900|
|Royal Stone||San Diego CA||858-361-1801|
|Under Belly-Uptown||San Diego CA||619-269-4626|
|The Country Club Of Rancho Bernardo||San Diego CA||858-451-9100|
|Little Lion||San Diego CA||619-519-4079|
|Cow by Bear||San Diego CA||415-565-9989|
|Rancho Valencia||Del Mar CA||858-756-1123|
|Kat's Kitchen Collective||San Diego CA||619-742-4562|
|Red Card Cafe||San Diego CA||858-291-8030|
|Bitter Brothers Brewing Co.||San Diego CA||619-961-9960|
|Uptown Tavern||San Diego CA||619-847-4688|
|Grass Skirt||San Diego CA||858-412-5237|
|La Costa Resort & Spa Main Kitchen||Carlsbad CA||760-930-7063|
|Tribute Pizza||San Diego CA||858-220-0030|
|Extraordinary Desserts||San Diego CA||619-294-2132|
|Michele Coulon Dessertier||San Diego CA||858-456-5098|
|Cal A Vie||Vista CA||760-945-2055|
|Stake Chophouse & Bar||Coronado CA||619-522-0077|
|Flying Pig Pub & Kitchen||Oceanside CA||619-990-0158|
|Venissimo Cheese North Park||San Diego CA||619-376-1834|
|Marriott Coronado||Coronado CA||619-435-3000 x6335|
|Vi At La Jolla Village||San Diego CA||858-646-7700|
|Cueva Bar||San Diego CA||619-269-6612|
|Georges at the Cove||San Diego CA||858-454-4244|
|Harvest Kitchen||San Diego CA||619-709-0938|
|Decoy Dockside Restaurant||San Marcos CA||760-653-3230|
|The Rose||San Diego CA||619-281-0718|
|Hyatt Islandia||San Diego CA||619-224-1234|
|Barbarella||San Diego CA||858-454-7373|
Recipes that include O'Henry Peaches. One is easiest, three is harder.
|Feasting at Home||Peach Bruschetta with Goat Cheese, Basil and Infused Honey|
|Rhubarbarians||Peach and Pastrami Sandwiches with Peppery Mayo|
|Foodie Crush||Bacon Wrapped Grilled Peaches with Balsamic Glaze|
|A Healthy Life For Me||Peach Bourbon Thyme Smash|
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