Pomegranates

FRUIT

Pomegranate

The pomegranate looks like a large, pinkish-red apple with a leathery skin. When you break or cut the pomegranate, you will see the countless red seeds. These seeds taste sweet and slightly sour and have a wonderful crunchy bite. They are therefore often used as a topping for yogurt and salads.

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Origin

Pomegranates are originally from Persia. They have been a symbol of fertility for centuries and there are many myths about this special fruit. Pomegranate trees and bushes grow in many countries nowadays with a warm climate.

CHILI, EGYPT, ISRAËL, PERU & TURKEY

Pomegranates

How to store

Store pomegranate in the fridge. Because of the thick leathery skin it’s possible to store them for a long period of time.

How to eat

Cut the pomegranate in half and then beat on the back with a wooden spoon so that the seeds fall out. Or break it into quarters and remove the seeds from the skin with your hands. Make sure that the white membranes do not end up between your seeds, they taste bitter.

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