Sold in packs of 3 nectarines (~500g / 1.1 lbs)
A smooth-skinned variety of peaches, nectarines are similarly flavored but have a slightly higher acidity. They tend to be smaller, firmer and more aromatic than their counterparts. They're best eaten raw to get the most out of their delicate flavor and texture.
Best from May to September
- Ice cream
- Twice the Peach: Despite their physical similarities, nectarines contain almost twice the amount of Vitamin A (beta-carotene) and C (antioxidants) than peaches, yet doesn't lack in any of its other health benefits
- Eye Care: Nectarines are abundant in lutein, an important nutrient that promotes eye health and reduces the risk of age-related macular degeneration, as well as nuclear cataract
- Strengthens Cellular Health: Nectarines contain phosphorus, which contributes to the formation of strong teeth and bones whilst assisting in the metabolism of carbohydrates and fats
Health Benefits are based on empirical research as cited above, but this product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.