Quince

Quince: nutrition facts and health benefits

The quince is the fruit of quince, a tree of 4 to 8 meters high. It is pear shaped, very hard and corduroy. Its skin and flesh are yellow. It is impossible to eat...
Gooseberry

Gooseberry: nutrition facts and health benefits

Goosberry is a green or red currant (depending on the varieties) and it’s found under several names. Or at least it was found, since the gooseberry have the name 'mackerel berries' because in the...
Passion fruit

Passion fruit: nutrition facts and health benefits

The passion fruit, a tropical berry, originates from Passiflora edulis, a climbing vine native to South America. Inside of this round and thick bark of purple or yellow fruit hides a gelatinous, tangy, sweet...
Lychee

Lychee: nutrition facts and health benefits

Lychee is a small fruit with a hard and rough peel, pink or red, protecting a white and fragrant flesh with delicate floral flavor. Also called "cherries of China", in reference to their origin,...
Persimmon

Persimmon: nutrition facts and health benefits

This tree is native in eastern China; the kaki is the fruit of the persimmon tree. It has the size of a tomato, its skin is orange, and its flesh has a flavor which...
Strawberry

Strawberry: nutrition facts and health benefits

Strawberry is a small fleshy and red fruit that grows on the strawberry. There are more than 600 varieties, some being grown commercially for almost year-round. These have been developed to ensure great fruit...
Prickly pear

Prickly pear: nutrition facts and health benefits

Prickly pear is originally from Central America and was brought back to the Mediterranean by the Spaniards. Adapting even to the most arid climates, it quickly flourished throughout the Mediterranean basin, even spreading to...
Blackcurrant

Blackcurrant: nutrition facts and health benefits

Blackcurrant is a small berry, very dark purple, almost black, which grows in clusters on a shrub, the black gooseberry. But it does not taste the same as gooseberry, its flavor is less sour,...
Mango

Mango: nutrition facts and health benefits

Mango is the fruit of the mango, a large tree growing easily under warm climates. Depending on the species, the mango is round or ovoid, sometimes pointed, and its weight varies from 300 to...
Orange

Orange: nutrition facts and health benefits

The orange is the fruit of a tree originated in China and has been cultivated for millennia. The orange has a thick and rough skin and contains a juicy and the flesh is separated...

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