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    Cape gooseberry or Physalis (Box of 12 units of 120 g)

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    Origin: Colombia
    Via: Air
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    ONLY AVAILABLE FOR SHIPMENTS IN BARCELONA PROVINCE

    The cape gooseberry is a fruit shaped like a globular berry, with a semi-acid and sweet flavour. It falls into the category of superfoods (it has more phytonutrients and antioxidants than other foods) and contains large amounts of phosphorus.

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    The cape gooseberry (Physalis peruviana) has the shape of a globular berry whose appearance is reminiscent of the cherry or cherry tomato. A covering surrounds it called a calyx, a kind of inedible membranous bladder. The berry contains numerous seeds inside. It has a pleasant, slightly sour, and sweet taste, reminiscent of a mixture of pineapple and maracuja. The fruit is small, spherical, and smooth, depending on the variety, with a diameter of 1.5 to 3.5 centimetres. Its envelopes are markedly ribbed and have a length of about 4 centimetres. Its colour can vary from red to orange when ripe, depending on the variety. Its internal structure is similar to a miniature tomato.



    Properties and Benefits of the Cape Gooseberry


    • It is a low-calorie fruit, so it is used and suitable for weight loss diets (49 calories per 100g).
    • It is an excellent source of vitamin C, which helps to strengthen our immune system naturally.
    • It is used to eliminate intestinal parasites.
    • Due to its flavonoid content, it is used as a natural tranquiliser.
    • A high percentage of calcium.
    • It helps to strengthen the optic nerve.
    • It contains Vitamin A, which helps to maintain good eyesight and skin.
    • It contains Vitamin B1, which contributes to the digestion of carbohydrates.
    • It contains Vitamin B3, which aids the digestion of nutrients. Acts as a diuretic.
    • Acts as a diuretic.
    • It contributes to good cognitive function.
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    Fruit name:
    Cape gooseberry
    Technical name:
    Physalis peruviana
    Group / class / family:
    Food & beverages / Exotic fruits / Cape gooseberry
    Measurement unit:
    Kilograms / Pounds
    General description:
    It is a round, yellow, sweet, small fruit
    Color:
    Yellow
    Shape:
    Round
    Flavour:
    Sweet
    Texture:
    Soft
    Nutrient content:
    Vitamin A, Vitamin B1, Vitamin B3, Vitamin C, Protein and Phosphorous
    Size:
    1.25-2 cm in diameter
    Season:
    All year round

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    Cape gooseberry or Physalis (Box of 12 units of 120 g)

    Origin: Colombia
    Via: Air
    High-Quality Premium product

    ONLY AVAILABLE FOR SHIPMENTS IN BARCELONA PROVINCE

    The cape gooseberry is a fruit shaped like a globular berry, with a semi-acid and sweet flavour. It falls into the category of superfoods (it has more phytonutrients and antioxidants than other foods) and contains large amounts of phosphorus.

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