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What does Grapefruit taste like?

By: | Comments Off on What does Grapefruit taste like? | On: November 21, 2019 | Category: Fruit Facts

Citrus has a signature flavor. With just one bite you can automatically identify the fruit as citrus. The same can be said about Grapefruit. You will find the same brightness and crispness of flavor in all varieties, be it white Grapefruit, pink Grapefruit or red Grapefruit. Although much more tart... more

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Why are Florida Oranges different from California Oranges?

By: | Comments Off on Why are Florida Oranges different from California Oranges? | On: September 23, 2019 | Category: Fruit Facts

Florida and California are well known for high-quality oranges. Both of these States have the ideal climate for oranges and other citrus fruits to thrive. However, they aren’t exactly the same. California’s climate is typically mild and dry while Florida is hot and humid. While both states grow the same... more

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When are pears in season?

By: | Comments Off on When are pears in season? | On: September 12, 2019 | Category: Fruit Facts

Eating fresh fruits is still the best way to beat the summer heat. They are not only refreshing, they are also nutritious and satisfying. With over a thousand varieties of pears to choose from, you can go for different pear varieties that either have a crunchy or soft peel paired... more

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What are the health benefits of apples?

By: | Comments Off on What are the health benefits of apples? | On: September 12, 2019 | Category: Fruit Facts

You must be tired of hearing the old Welsh saying “An apple a day keeps the doctor away” from your mother or grandmother as they keep reminding you daily to eat apples to stay healthy. You may think that this is just an old saying but did you know that... more

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Is it healthy to eat grapefruit every day?

By: | Comments Off on Is it healthy to eat grapefruit every day? | On: September 12, 2019 | Category: Fruit Facts

Grapefruit is one of the world’s most nutritious foods, and one of America’s favorite breakfast fruits. It is big and bulbous, tart with an underlying sweet flavor, and oozes with juice that can rival even the premium oranges. This hybrid between the bitter pomelo and sweet orange originated in Barbados... more

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What are the sweetest mangoes?

By: | Comments Off on What are the sweetest mangoes? | On: August 19, 2019 | Category: Fruit Facts

The mango fruit is considered to be the queen of fruits in tropical countries around the world. Although it originated in South East Asia, it is grown in almost every tropical and subtropical region of the world including those in the United States. Brief Introduction Mangos are tropical fruits from... more

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What is the difference between a Navel and Valencia Orange?

By: | Comments Off on What is the difference between a Navel and Valencia Orange? | On: July 24, 2019 | Category: Fruit Facts

Of all the citrus fruits produced all over the world, oranges account for the majority of the fruit production and make up the highest-value crop when it comes to international trade. How could it not be? People are drawn to and just love the naturally sweet and refreshing flavors of... more

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How to store Georgia Peaches?

By: | Comments Off on How to store Georgia Peaches? | On: July 17, 2019 | Category: Fruit Facts

I have always loved the luscious and sweet peaches from Georgia. The delicate aroma emanating from the fruit, the pinkish blush on the soft fuzzy skin, the flavorful taste of the juice, the firm yet tender flesh ? they all come together to make an irresistible and undeniably perfect fruit... more

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How long are peaches good for?

By: | Comments Off on How long are peaches good for? | On: June 10, 2019 | Category: Fruit Facts

Peaches are popular locally and internationally. Their popularity dates back to antiquity. How could they not be when the fruit is so luscious, creamy, sweet, juicy and just so perfectly yummy? Ancient Peaches As with many fruits, the Peach (Prunus Persica) came from China. Archeologists found the oldest peach stones... more

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Best Fruit Gifts to Send in the Summer

By: | Comments Off on Best Fruit Gifts to Send in the Summer | On: June 10, 2019 | Category: Fruit Facts

Summer is the best time to indulge yourself with citrus fruits and quench your thirst with refreshing fruit juices that are not only tasty but are absolutely healthy. Surely others you know would like to enjoy yummy summer fruit treats. How can you help them to do so? Simple! Send... more

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