Cape Gooseberries

 The papery covering can be peeled back into tissue-thin flower petals that stand out around the berry like a crown. The peeled Cape Gooseberry has an intensely tart and sweet flavor with hints of green apple, strawberry, grape and pineapple.  Wonderful aroma.

Cape Gooseberries are well known for its blood purifying capacity. Rich in vitamins A, C and B-complex namely (thiamine, niacin, and vitamin B,21). The fruit also contains higher amount of vitamin C than the orange. The riper the fruit, the higher the concentration of beta carotene. Cape gooseberries are a good source of vitamin C and provide dietary fiber.

Unwrap and dip in melted chocolate!

Availability - All year long.