Tomatillos (3 pcs)
Mexico

  • $65


Sold in packs of 3 Tomatillos (~250g / 8.8 oz)

Tomatillos look and taste like a green tomato, with a bright lime tartness & a refreshing crunch in texture. Though technically a fruit, they are mostly used as a vegetable, & are often an essential ingredient in many classic Mexican recipes such as green mole sauce & salsa

Seasonality

Best from July to September

Pairings
Tomatillos are best paired with:

  • Avocado
  • Coriander
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Salad
Health Benefits

  • Potent Mix of Vitamins & Minerals: Containing all the right ingredients for optimal nutrition, Tomatillos are a very good source of dietary fiber, niacin, potassium, & manganese. They also contain a healthy amount of iron, magnesium, phosphorus, & copper
  • Anti-Bacteria & Anti-Cancer Properties: A recently-discovered set of naturally occurring phytochemical compounds called withanolides (such as Ixocarpalactone-A) is one of the compounds in Tomatillo found to be not only antibacterial, but also a natural cancer fighter!
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.