Kumquats

Avocado
April 13, 2016

Kumquats

Kumquats ripen within a month from green to brilliant orange. Once mature, the fruit can reach up to 2 inches in length. On the Interior, the fruit resembles miniature juicy orange-like segments that are deliciously sweet yet tangy. Kumquat is eaten along with its peel, a unique feature that differentiates it from other citrus family fruits.

Names: Kumquats, Cumquats,

Source: South Asia India, Japan, Philippines.

Handling:Kumquat fruits possess very good keeping quality. They can be stored at room temperature for about 3-4 days, and inside the refrigerator for up to three weeks.

Varieties: Nagami (or oval kumquat), Marumi (or round kumquat).


Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 100
Servings Per Container 1

Amount Per Serving
Calories 13 Calories from Fat 0
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 0g 0%
Saturated Fat 0g 0%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 2mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 3g 1%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Sugars 2g
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.