We are very lucky here in Cahore to get to use the best local ingredients in our kitchen including the nicest strawberries which originate from Wexford. See overleaf for some fun facts about yummy Wexford Strawberries!
Fun Facts about Wexford Strawberries
Did you know that strawberries are the only fruit with their seeds on the outside and each strawberry has about 200 seeds!
Strawberries have more vitamin C than oranges so eat up Ancient Romans believed that strawberries had medicinal powers
Strawberries are the first fruit to ripen in the spring time Strawberries are a member of the Rose family giving them their really great smell
Despite their name, strawberries aren’t technically berries – they are ‘accessory fruits’
Don’t rinse cut strawberries under water until you are ready to eat them as doing so speeds up spoiling