Native Forest Grapefruit Organic 20 oz. (567 g)
Native Forest Grapefruit Organic is gluten-free and vegan. Native Forest Organic Grapefruit are grown according to principles of organic agriculture. They believe organic farming benefits the land, the farmers, the food... and all of you! The grapefruit is a natural hybrid of the pummelo and the orange. Only discovered about 300 years ago, it is a relative newcomer in the world of fruits. It's healthful qualities and complex flavors are exceptional. Low in calories yet rich in vitamin C, grapefruit is stimulating to the digestive system thanks to its bitter properties from a flavonoid called "naringin". It is widely believed that, for most people, including grapefruit as part of a healthy, balanced diet can benefit weight loss efforts while promoting overall well-being.
Luscious Organic Fruits Packed Fresh In Juice
Organic farming is great for the land, and creates the most lush and flavorful fruits. Native Forests picks their organic fruits when they are ripe and ready, then promptly can them in organic juice to capture their full fresh flavor. The perfect, naturally sweet treat for the whole family, pour them into a blender, juice and all, when making smoothies, and try them in your favorite baking recipes. Native Forest organic fruits are tree-ripened in certified organic orchards, then packed in organic juice at the peak of flavor. They taste like they were just picked this morning.
Wonderful on their own and fantastic in smoothies, Native Forest fruit collection currently includes Organic Mandarin Oranges (whole segments packed in organic mandarin orange juice), Organic Pineapple (Chunks, Crushed and Slices), Organic Mango chunks, Organic Papaya chunks, Organic Tropical Fruit Salad - all packed in fresh organic fruit juices. Native Forest supports the proliferation of organic agriculture whenever possible, and they are proud of the dedication of their certified organic growers and packers whose efforts allow them to offer a range of succulent organic tropical fruits.
The Native Forest brand was born in 1999 with the introduction of America's first canned Organic Hearts of Palm. Enjoy them straight from the can as a low-calorie snack, or sliced and served as a wonderful addition to any salad. Unlike most conventional alternatives, the harvesting system of Native Forest Organic Hearts of Palm supports preservation of native South American rainforests while benefiting source Amerindian communities.
The Native Forest collection has grown since 1999, with additions of juicy organic fruits, authentic tropical specialties and culinary quality fruits and vegetables. These are packed in cans or glass jars for convenient storage and long life without need of refrigeration (until opened) or preservatives.