Summer fruits and all of their deliciousness makes me excited. Fruits can be fresh, frozen, pureed, topped with whipped cream and more. Check out some of the summer fruits and what they offer your body. Yum, yum, yum.
Apricots are almost round with gloominess at the top. It constantly feels soft and smooth. Apricots are rich in vitamins A and C, and also the minerals like calcium and iron. It contains no fat and a little amount of carbs.
Asian Pears are yummy fruits that are related to apple and it is a group of pear varieties having crispy and juicy fruit. The season for pears runs from August through October. But there is a variety of pear obtainable year-round because of the seasonal variations.
Blackberries are very dark purple with smooth and brittle skin. The blackberry fruit contains polyphenol antioxidants and it also reduces the risk of esophageal cancer. Ageing can be delayed with the help of regular consumption of blackberries.
Boysenberries usually considered along with the blackberry, a raspberry, and a loganberry.They are a dark purple almost black in color when ripe. It is a large aggregate fruit, with large seeds and a deep maroon color.
Cantaloupe has lusciously rich flavor, fragrance and minimal number of calories. It is also referred to as a netted melon because it has a rib less rind with a distinct netted skin. It is generally eaten as a fresh fruit, as a salad, or custard, or as a dessert with ice cream.
The casaba melon is a variety of muskmelon, closely interrelated to cantaloupe and honeydew. Casaba melons are a tremendous source of vitamin C, vitamin B6 and also a good source of potassium. It mainly helps in maintaining optimum health and weight loss.
Cherry is a fleshy stone fruit. Cherries taste best consumed “humid” from the tree. Cherries have a powerful pain relief benefits especially for runners and other athletes. It also has a considerable impact on relieving muscle.
Figs are a large and deciduous shrub. Figs are used to lower and control high blood pressure because they are filled with potassium, a mineral used to control hypertension. It also helps people mislay weight. Figs are good for those with diabetes and breast cancer.
Gooseberries are green, yellow, or shades of red from pink to purple to roughly black. It’s available at the time of June till August. It contains an excellent source of vitamin A, vitamin C, calcium, iron, and phosphorus. It basically increases the production of red blood corpuscles.
Select plump, brightly colored berries that remain tightly in the vine when the bunch is shaked. Store unwashed grapes in an airtight container in the refrigerator up to a week. Grapes are good source of Vitamin A.
Honeydew is a part of the melon family which is slightly oval in shape. It is the sweetest of every melon when ripe. The edible portion of honeydew is rich in source of provitamin A, Vitamin C, and potassium and zinc. It’s also helpful to prevent birth defects.
Lime is a term refers to number of different species and hybrids of shrub like trees. Lime color ranges from light to medium green, sometimes with a slight yellow cast. Limes and lemons look similar, but limes are smaller and green when ripe.
Peaches that have a white flesh are generally sweet and have very little acidity. Ite flesh are generally sweet and have very little acidity. It is enormously rich in vitamin A and potassium and makes the skin healthy and also adds color to the complexion. Use of peaches, on a normal basis, can keep your bowel movements regular.
Plums have a flabby, round shape, very soft and shiny. Plums fruits are rich in dietary fiber, which in turn proves helpful in improving the digestive system.
A Raspberry is aggregate fruit. Raspberries are lower in calories, wonderfully delicious and are nutrient-dense. The most familiar type of raspberry is red-pink in color. Raspberries are solitary fruits.
Strawberries are aggregates comprises of several small fruits. Strawberries are delicious and nutrient-rich fruit. It efficiently prevents the oxidation process in the body for free radicals. It also handles the heat, tighten the skin and prevent leukemia.
Watermelon fruit is very large, smooth and the edible part is usually red pinkish color. Watermelon is the yummy, flavored fruit and it contains 90% water that we usually have during summer in sort to keep our bodies hydrated.