One of the most versatile citrus fruits around, blood oranges are an orange with one important characteristic that distinguishes them from the other varieties. They have a crimson-red pigment to its flesh as well as its rind.
Health Benefits - Rich in antioxidants that help reduce heart problems, cancer, heart disease and diabetes.
Flavour - A subtle sweet orange flavour that has been infused with a grapefruit bitterness. Its like a mix between an orange and grapefruit.
Availability - Available July - September
Storage - Store blood oranges at room temperature away from direct sunlight. Alternatively, you can store them in the dry crisp area of the refrigerator.