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HOWARD'S MIRACLE PLUM

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Available for shipping starting mid July

Description: Howard's miracle, a.k.a Howard's Wonder, is an unreliable bearer and requires careful color picking and patient ripening. Picked pale yellow and firm, it will travel well. Set this large, rounded Japanese plum on your counter until the skin turns golden yellow blushed with rosy red, and the texture turns plummy, then refrigerate. The flavor of its amber gold flesh is complex, honeyed with a citrussy almost effervescent tang to balance its lingering sweetness. Freestone, slices well but browns readily. Extremely rare.

Season: Late July to early August

Size: 28 to 40 per metric layer

Suggested uses: Fresh eating, salads, cheese platters, sorbets.

Shelf life: 7 days in your cooler for raw use, up to 2 weeks if you are cooking them.

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