The gooseberry is an old cultivated plant that was already known in the Middle Ages. It originated in Europe and Asia and was spread from there to other regions of the world. Gooseberries are rich in vitamin C and are used in many countries for jams, juices and desserts. There are numerous varieties of gooseberries that differ in size, colour and taste. In Germany, the gooseberry is most common in the regions of Schleswig-Holstein and Lower Saxony.
Did you know … In fact, a single gooseberry contains more vitamin C than an orange. They are also rich in antioxidants and fibre, making them a healthy addition to your diet.
Gooseberries can be kept in the refrigerator for up to a week. Unrefrigerated they will keep for about 3 days. Frozen, they can be stored for up to a year.
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