Pomegranate

Pomegranate

Pomegranate
17.50 EGP
Product Description

Weight: 1Kg

Description: Pomegranates originated from the region from Iran to northern India and have been cultivated throughout the Middle East and Mediterranean for several millennia. It has been said that pomegranates were cultivated in Egypt before the time of Moses and that a large, dry pomegranate was found in the tomb of Djehuty, the butler of Queen Hatshepsut in Egypt. In many cultures a pomegranate symbolises fertility, in keeping with such a fruit with many seeds.

 

Health Benefits: 

Pomegranates promote healthy blood pressure levels

Pomegranates may reduce the risk of developing collagen-induced arthritis. Furthermore, it reduces the severity of arthritis and inflammation when present.

Drinking pomegranate juice may slow the growth of prostate cancer 

Pomegranate juice can improve memory

 

Calorie Count: 1/2 cup of seeds (87 gms) contains 72 calories

 

Ways to enjoy:

Add pomegranate seeds to salads

Drop a few seeds into sparkling or regular water 

Make into a juice

 

How to Store: Pomegranates can be stored at room temperature. To extend shelf life, refrigerate.

 

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