Cape gooseberries

Cape gooseberries

Also known as poha berries.

A thin lantern-like paper husk is peeled away to reveal these sweet-tart orange berries that are most commonly used for jams and tarts but work well with grilled meats and savory foods too.

In Season

July, August, September, October, November

Available From


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