Fairytale Calabaza

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April 13, 2016

Fairytale Calabaza


An unusual French heirloom, Fairytale has a deeply lobed, slightly squat shape and a magnificent mahogany brown color. Similar shape to Cinderella but more deeply ribbed with a thick, strong handle these pumpkins average eight to twenty-five pounds. The flesh is deep orange and suitable for cooking and baking pies.

Names: Fairytale, Musque De Provence

Source: France, Thailand, Costa Rica, Panama, Honduras.

Handling: Use a sharp knife to cut the fairytale pumpkin into slices, using the ribs as a cutting guide Fairytale pumpkins can be used in any pumpkin recipe. Their sweet flavor is highlighted well in desserts and used as filling in pies and tartlets. Puree to make pumpkin butter or soups. Roasting or grilling will enhance the sweet flavor of the Fairytale pumpkin. This pumpkin can also be eaten fresh.


Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 100
Servings Per Container 1

Amount Per Serving
Calories 24 Calories from Fat 0
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 0g 0%
Saturated Fat 0g 0%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 0mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 5g 2%
Dietary Fiber 0g 0%
Sugars 0g
Protein 0g 0%

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.