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Piña Miel


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Piña Miel

Melanie Wong | Jun 2, 2007 12:32 PM

Yesterday I picked up a little pineapple called piña miel from one of the Hispanic grocers in Salinas, CA. Priced at $1.49 each, I didn't weigh it but it was heavy for its size. Trying it for breakfast , we liked it quite a bit. Fully ripe, sweet as honey as promised with intense flavor and deep yellow-colored flesh bursting with juice. It had a minimum amount of core to discard.

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The store owner said that this is a new variety and has been popular in the month they've been selling it. It's marketed by Jaime Gasperin y Associados S. de P.R. de R. L.

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