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Cape Gooseberry

Cape Gooseberry is one of the many types of berries and is grape sized with an outer husk and a fruity-tart flavor and tender-firm texture similar to a cherry tomato. Perfect for out-of-hand eating or in baked goods. They can also be pickled or cooked for a chutney, compote, or jam.

Alternative Names

Ground-Cherry, Husk Cherry, Physalis, Pichuberry, Poho, Winter Cherry

Categories

Berry, Foraged Fruit

Origin

South America

Flavor

Aromatic, Citrus, Fruity, Tart

Texture

Tender

Prep Methods

Finishing, Mash/Purée, Pickle

Cooking Method

As Is, Bake, Braise, Raw

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