Entries Tagged as 'Grape'

Seedless Concord Grapes

July 19th, 2012 · 7 Comments · Grape

Do you know what the main problem is with seedless concord grapes? … … THE SEEDS! … Every single time I have purchased seedless concord grapes they have had seeds. Every time. It took me 45 minutes to de-seed these seedless grapes so I could make David Lebovitz’s concord grape pie using this to-die-for crust. [...]

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Caragnan Black Grape

October 28th, 2009 · 2 Comments · Grape

If you have ever considered making your own wine to impress your foodie friends when they pop over with fresh baked sourdough bread and they are babbling on about the starter they got from their great aunt bessie who got it from her sister‘s mother, then this is the fruit for you! APPEARANCE Rating: Deep [...]

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Autumn Royal Grape

October 24th, 2009 · No Comments · Grape

If you wear makeup that is applied with a putty knife and I can see the orange line between your face and your neck, then this is the fruit for you! APPEARANCE Rating: Deep purple skin on a rather large grape. Surely this size is overcompensating for something. It’s practically an inch long. AROMA Rating: [...]

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Zante Currant (aka Champagne Grape)

September 10th, 2009 · No Comments · Grape

If you are petite, perky and jump out of life size cardboard cakes on new year’s eve, then this is the fruit for you! APPEARANCE Rating: Tiny, cutesy little baby red grapes, all bunched up, perfect for display AROMA Rating: None TEXTURE Rating: Mostly peel and juice, extremely and wonderfully juicy TASTE Rating: Pretty sweet, [...]

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Princess Grape

August 27th, 2009 · No Comments · Grape

If you prance around your living room in a tiara telling yourself you are special, then this is the fruit for you! APPEARANCE Rating: Nice big green grape. AROMA Rating: Non-existent. TEXTURE Rating: Slight crunch, juicy. TASTE Rating: Very neutral grape, the slightest bit sweet and tart, but really it is almost bland. OVERALL Overall [...]

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Concord Grape

August 19th, 2009 · No Comments · Grape

If you like your ladies curvy, sexy, and oozing confidence, then this is the fruit for you! APPEARANCE Rating: Lovely mixed bunch of purple and green, enticing deep purple color AROMA Rating: Very very slightly sweet TEXTURE Rating: Gelatinous and juicy, with edible seed (though I spit them out) TASTE Rating: Rich and complex, sweet [...]

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