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Tangerine

Basic information

Tangerine comes from tropical parts of Asia. It is believed that its name is due to the color of the suits used by the mandarins, rulers of ancient China. Its cultivation was introduced in Europe in century XIX.

Seasonal availability

From February to September.

Human health benefits

Vitamin C present in tangerines is very good for the skin, when both consumed and applied topically on the skin. Regular consumption of tangerine’s juice makes the skin glow and improves tone greatly.

Tangerine

Nutritional value

Componentes / Components Por 100g /
Per 100g
Energía / Energy 53 kcal
Carbohidratos / Carbohydrates 13 g
Fibra / Fiber 1.8 g
Potasio / Potassium 166 mg
Magnesio / Magnesium 12 mg
Sodio / Sodium 2.0 mg
Vitamina C / Vitamin C 26.7 mg
Calcio / Calcium 37 mg

Geographical distribution

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