Dear friends of oranges and lemons
The orange season 2016 /2017 has begun.
Navelina is the first variety we harvest from November until the beginning of January. Navelina has got a slightly sweet taste and an intensive acid content , easy to peel and very juicy.
Navelina is a typical winter crop.
Mid of January until mid of March we harvest Navel oranges and bitter oranges. Bitter oranges are best for making your own bitter orange marmelade.
At the end of February we harvest Canoneta oranges. You will find this variety of orange only in the Sóller valley.
Canoneta is a real sweet juice bomb! This variety is only for pressing juice.
At the beginning of March we harvest Navel lates. This orange variety is very aromatic and sweet.
Valencia lates, a peel and eat orange that will brighten your lives from may on.
Also at the beginning of may we start to harvest Peret, also named " summer orange ". This breed has got a pear-shaped body and its colour is green, orange and yellow.
We always let you know what we are harvesting from now on!
Lemon fruit - don´t miss it for your healthy diet!
A glass of lemon juice mixed with warm water and a bit of honey every morning , will be the best support to strenghten your immune system. (1 kg are about 5-6 lemons).
All our fruits are pesticide-free, unwaxed and without preservatives. After being cleaned with warm water, the peel also can be consumed for marmelade or as well as a addition in a cup of tea.
Storage: keep loose and dry / in a fridge or in a 50 ºF temperatured room.