Fun Fact - Did you know that nectarines are just another variety of a peach? Known as Nectar of the Gods, they originated in China around 4000 years ago.
Health Benefits - Support iron absorbtion, aid in weight loss and enhance skin health.
Flavour - Yellow Nectarines are the tartier version of the two. They will reveal superior eating qualities when they begin to soft a little. That is when they are at peak ripeness and are full of juice. Speckles at the top of the fruit is a good indication of peak ripeness as well as softness.
Available - October to April.
Storage - Store nectarines at room temperature away from sunlight to bring them up to peak ripeness.