Cherries - Premium Grade REID (Tasmania)
Fruit size: Our cherries are packed in a range of sizes based on their mm diameter. This cherry's size is 30-32mm.
Fruit Quality: Reid Fruits only packs the finest quality cherries in their Gold Kangaroo premium cherry ranges. Cherries are picked at optimum maturity when brix levels and colour are compliant with our minimum specifications. The latest defect sorting packing technology ensures that inferior quality cherries are removed from the packing line leaving firm, glossy fruit with fresh, green stems.
Health Benefits: Fresh cherries are one nature's true 'superfruits' and are rich in bioactives such as anthocyanins and essential vitamins and minerals. Preliminary research on dark cherries indicates that they may have the capacity to reduce inflammation and ease symptoms of arthritis and gout. It is also believed that cherries may reduce the risk of diabetes and heart disease, and offer protection against some cancers. Ongoing research also indicates that cherries can play a role is sports recovery at the elite level.