Five Things You Didn’t Know about Satsumas

Satsumas. They can be a bit of a mystery if you’ve never had one. And if you have had one, well, then you know that they are small citrus fruits very similar to a clementine, only with a sweeter flavor. And because we think satsumas are an under-appreciated fruit, we wanted to give them some… Continue reading Five Things You Didn’t Know about Satsumas

How to Eat Mandarins, No Peeling Required

Sure, mandarins like satsumas and clementines have zipper peels…but sometimes you don’t want to get bits of peel under your fingernails. Or you just want a really cool way to eat mandarins that will totally impress your friends. Here’s how: Cut off the top and bottom. Cut the peel on one side. Don’t cut too… Continue reading How to Eat Mandarins, No Peeling Required

Have you tried a satsuma?

Satsumas are a citrus fruit originally grown in Japan. They are small and very easily peeled, similar to a clementine. Satsumas contain vitamin C and folic acid, along with antioxidants called flavonoids, which work with vitamin C to fight free radicals (cells that can cause serious problems like heart disease). Both satsumas and clementines are types of… Continue reading Have you tried a satsuma?