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Ripened on the tree and harvested by hand, Melissa's Asian Pears are remarkably juicy and refreshing, with a mild and sweet pear-flavored flesh and a very crisp, crunchy apple-like texture.
These young leaves of the common Cavendish banana tree are sold rolled in bundles and are used for cooking in Latin American, Filipino, Asian and Pacific Rim cuisines.
An assortment of Tangerines, Lemon Grass, Soy Nuts, Ground Ginger, Perfect Sweet Onions, Dried Japonese Chiles, Garlic, and Ginger Root will get the traditional communal feast called "surrounding the stove" off to a delicious start.
Made from spicy & sweet young ginger from Thailand.
Firm and meaty with a rich, earthy flavor.
A firm-fleshed, distinctively subtle flavored mushroom especially prized in Asian and Pacific Rim cuisines.
Melissa’s Fragrant Pears are a new variety pear and come from the Xinjiang region of Western China where they have been cultivated for over 1300 years. Revered by the Chinese for centuries as the finest pear of all varieties, they are treated like true royalty. They are uniquely shaped, medium-sized, sweet, juicy, and they offer a crunchy texture. These pears have a floral scent, which is why they are called Fragrant Pears.
A popular Korean condiment that is often served cold, Kim Chee can be found at almost every Korean meal. Packaged under Melissa’s own Jo San label in both mild and spicy-hot varieties, Melissa’s Kim Chee is available in 12/14 oz. units.
Kumquats are a unique member of the citrus family. They are small, egg-shaped, and can be eaten whole.
The Loquat has a sweetly tart, cherry-like flavor. It contains 3 to 5 large seeds and can be eaten with or without its skin.
The Lychee is a very sweet, juicy, subtropical fruit native to India. Lychees grow on a species of evergreen tree in bunches like mulberries.
Round in shape, red to dark purple in color, this ultra-tropical fruit contains 4-8 triangular segments of snow-white, juicy flesh that melt in your mouth while releasing a perfect balance of sweet and sour citrus, peach, and exotic flavors. Don’t miss this opportunity to enjoy the illustrious Mangosteen.
Ojai Pixie Tangerines have a rich citrus flavor. They are a super sweet variety and a cross between a Kincy, King and Dancy Tangerine.
Melissa's Okinawa Sweet Potatoes are tan in color; similar to a russet potato, but once cut open this variety is very different. The inside of the Okinawa Sweet Potato is a bright magenta color; very surprising, yet pleasing to the eye.
These nutrient-rich, fresh soybeans are an essential ingredient in Asian cuisine. Low in fat and calories, high in protein, and a great source of fiber, vitamin A, iron, and calcium.
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