Persimmons (3 pcs)
New Zealand

  • $89
  • Regular price $99


Sold in packs of 3 persimmons (~300g / 10.6 oz)

Persimmons have a uniquely deep & sweet, honeyed flavor (similar to dates / mangoes ) and almost melts in your mouth with a juicy custard texture once ripe! Its sweet, delicious flesh is packed with plenty of nutrients such as vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants that'll boost your diet, so go ahead & snack on them guilt-free!

Seasonality

Best from September to November

Pairings
These Persimmons are best paired with:

Health Benefits

  • Rich in Antioxidants: Persimmons contain health-boosting flavonoid polyphenolic antioxidants such as catechins (which have anti-inflammatory and anti-hemorrhagic properties) & gallocatechins in addition to having an important anti-tumor compound, betulinic acid!
  • Disease Prevention: Persimmons are also full of vitamin-A, beta-carotene, lycopene, lutein, zea-xanthin and cryptoxanthin, which work against oxygen-derived free radicals and reactive oxygen species that play a role in aging and various diseases!
Nutritional Values (% of your Daily Value*)
*Daily Value of your nutritional needs, per 100g serving, assuming a caloric intake of 2,000 calories per day. More info here. Sourced from the USDA National Nutrient Database.
Health Benefits are based on empirical research as cited above, but this product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.