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Sharon Fruit

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Food Service: 323-584-4940
Produce Managers: 800-468-7111

Quantity/Pack: 2 pounds
Seasonality: Dec - Jan
Origin: Israel, Spain

Native to China and Japan, Sharon fruit, also known as kaki fruit or Persimmons, are typically eaten fresh, cooked or even candied. It has a red-orange tomato-shaped skin and jelly-like flesh when ripe. The fruit typically remains firm upon ripening with no tangy aftertaste.

Sharon fruit from Melissa's are hand-selected for excellent quality. Choose smooth, brightly-colored fruit that are plump. 

Ripen at room temperature and store refrigerated for several days. Then simply rinse, peel and slice.

This item is perishable and must ship at least 2nd Day.

Any orders that do not have the appropriate shipping method selected will not be shipped out. For assistance, please call us at 800-588-0151.