Uruguay

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Uruguay

Coordinates
-32.522779, -55.765835

A sweet tradition continues

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Oppy has offered easy-peel, seedless citrus since 1891, when Japanese mandarins were among our first imported fresh items. Today, our line-up of these tasty treats also includes fruit from Chile, South Korea, Morocco, Australia, and - we're proud to announce - Uruguay. Our URUGOLD clementines arrive week 27. Some things are so good they just never go out of style.

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With more than 14,000 hectares in production, the small South American country of Uruguay has gained global recognition as a quality citrus producer. Our first URUGOLD Navel shipments arrive week 28 - beautiful sweet fruit with high color, ample juice, and databar PLU stickers on every orange.

Appearance

Deep orange, glossy skin.

Flavor / Texture

Very sweet with just the right balance of acid. Thin, easy-peel skin. Segments separate easily.

Availability

Available now

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Australia
Chile
Peru
Appearance

Small, bright orange inside and out. Thin, zipper skin.

Flavor / Texture

Tangy-sweet and juicy. Sweeter than a mandarin. Seedless.

Major Varieties

Nour.

Availability

Available now

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Chile
Peru
Uruguay
Appearance

Round, yellow-orange, pebbly-smooth skin. Bright orange interior.

Flavor / Texture

Sweet, very juicy, easy to peel. Virtually seedless.

Major Varieties

Okitsu, Owari, Fortuna & Nova.

Availability

Available September 2019 Organics Available November 2019

 JFMAMJJASOND
China
Japan
Peru
Uruguay
Appearance

Large with a medium peel and bright orange interior.

Flavor / Texture

Satisfying, sweet, seedless and very juicy. Seedless.

Availability

Available now

 JFMAMJJASOND
Australia
Chile
South Africa
Uruguay
Appearance

Small, round, deep-blue berry with a five-pointed star at the stem end. Skin typically appears naturally 'frosted' or 'dusted'. Standard size is about 3/8" (1 cm) in diameter. 'Super Blues' are two or three times larger.

Flavor / Texture

Mild sweet flavor with a little tang. Small interior seeds crunch lightly.

Availability

Available now Organics Available Now

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Argentina
Canada
Chile
Mexico
Peru
United States
Uruguay
Appearance

Small and bright yellow. Round with tapering ends. Thin to medium skin and light to heavy seeding.

Flavor / Texture

Aromatic with a distinctively tart taste.

Availability

Available now

 JFMAMJJASOND
Chile
South Africa
Uruguay