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What are the best pears for baking?

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I love dessert and consider baking an art where my imagination reigns supreme. It is also a magical wonder that basic ingredients can be turned into enticing desserts, which can be enjoyed and shared with loved ones. Moreover, baking makes the kitchen smell so good and can put everyone in... more

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When is Honeybell Season?

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Honeybells are heavenly treats grown in Florida and Texas with limited availability. There aren’t that many fruits produced annually, and they are only in season from December through early February. With its wondrous bell-shape and its peak season coinciding with the Christmas holiday, Honeybell oranges are aptly called Christmas oranges.... more

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Do navel oranges have potassium?

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Navel oranges are one of the most popular citrus fruits in the world not only because they are seedless, sweet, and fairly easy to peel but also because they are flavorful, nutritious, and have numerous health benefits. Navels are packed with vitamins A, B6, C, dietary fiber, folate, beta-carotene, calcium,... more

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What kinds of oranges grow in Texas?

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Sweet, juicy, and brightly-colored sun-kissed oranges are sure to lighten anyone’s mood and chase the blues away. This, aside from being packed with vitamins and minerals that can boost overall health, is what makes the Oranges from Texas one of the most sought after citrus fruit in all of America.... more

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What are the types of pears?

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It is good to drink lots of water and eat juicy fruits in summer to keep you cool and hydrated. Summer fruits not only refresh you, but they also provide vitamins and minerals needed to stay healthy and strong. One summer fruit that is great for snacking, cooking, and baking... more

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Can apples help you lose weight?

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They come in different colors and sizes, levels of sweetness and crunchiness but no matter which variety you eat, be it Fuji apples, Granny Smith or Cripps Pink, rest assured that you will be eating one of healthiest and most nutritious power fruits in the world. Some of the health... more

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How Many Calories in a Mango?

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Mango is one of the world’s most widely consumed fruits, not only because of its sweet, creamy and flavorful golden flesh but also because it is nutritious and good for our health. But what is a mango and where did it came from? Short History Mangoes, which are botanically known... more

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How long are peaches good for?

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Fresh peaches for sale are best bought between May and August. Sweet peaches are at their best during these months when they are in season. Their juicy sweetness makes them a favorite in any kitchen. Origin The origin of the peach can be traced back to China. They were forst... more

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5 Fruits That Grow Well In Georgia

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Georgia is well known for many things. However, the Georgia peach is so imbedded in Georgia’s history that it was designated as the state’s official fruit in 1995. The Georgia peach has even been included on Georgia license plates since 1996. This is no surprise since peaches from Georgia are... more

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What are the sweetest onions?

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You can find onions in every kitchen, from humble abodes to grand mansions. Onions are part of countless meals each day. Gourmet onions form the base of numerous dishes be it recipes that use raw, baked, sautéed, boiled or steamed onions. It would be hard to imagine hundreds of dishes... more

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