Origin - North America
Pack Weight - 340 Grams
Step into a world of vibrant flavour and healthful indulgence with cranberries, the ruby-red gems of nature. Fresh cranberries are celebrated for their unique balance of tartness and sweetness. Their refreshing taste, rich nutritional benefits, and culinary versatility make cranberries a true delight for the senses.
Cranberries have a rich history dating back to North America, where Native Americans were the first to use these vibrant red berries for both food and medicinal purposes. They called them "ibimi" or "sassamanesh." Fast forward to the 17th century, and cranberries became a staple for European settlers, who discovered their versatility. Native Americans also used them to make pemmican—a mixture of crushed cranberries, dried meat, and melted fat.
Originating in the acidic bogs and wetlands of North America, particularly in the northeastern United States and parts of Canada, cranberries have become a globally cultivated fruit. Today, major commercial production extends beyond North America to regions such as Chile, where the counter-seasonal harvest ensures a year-round supply of these tart, little jewels.
Flavours & Textures
Fresh cranberries offer a distinctive flavour profile that balances tartness with a hint of natural sweetness. Their texture is crisp and juicy, providing a delightful burst with every bite. This unique combination makes them a versatile ingredient in both sweet and savoury dishes. From the classic cranberry sauce to refreshing salads and desserts, these berries add a zesty and invigorating note to your culinary creations.
Start by rinsing the berries under cold water. Due to their tartness, cranberries are often sweetened in recipes or enjoyed as part of a fruit medley. They are fantastic additions to salads, muffins, and sauces. For a quick treat, try incorporating them into your morning yogurt or blending them into a refreshing smoothie. Their versatility makes them an excellent choice for both cooking and snacking.
Calories per 100 g
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