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POMEGRENATES

Thursday, January 17, 2013

This was the first time ever I ahve tried the fruit.
We cut it in half and Robert banged the bejeebers out of it to get the seads out. I had no ideas that it was the seeds you were to eat. So Tuesday night Robert presented me with a bowl containing the half of the fruit (no seeds) & I was jsut staring at it trying to figure out what I'm to eat. There's white membrane inside like an orange has so i picked at it and chewed it and yuck! tossed it in the trash and spoke to a close friend. She said "we eat the seeds" So I told Robert and he jsut laughed. It was the first time he tried the fruit as well. Last night we worked on the other half. He banged the fruit with a wooden spoon and got all the seeds out in a bowl and rinsed them in water drained them and brought ehm to me with a paper plate. Yummmmm I love the mead stuff on the fruit and tossed the seed inside out. So i bagged quite a bit and am ready to bag more of them.

Is it all worth the trouble? You bet!

I'll be looking up the nutrition benefits of this fruit.
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TEDDYBEARGIRL 1/19/2013 3:58PM

    Love them but I cant afford to every buy them it is like buying gold LOL

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BELLACUDDLES 1/18/2013 5:11PM

    I have never tried pom., however, I am really going to very soon! Dr. Oz had a dr. on his show a week or so ago, and he used a wooden spoon.......to TAP the pom. after he cut it ALMOST in half, and the seeds fell right out into a bowl!! What a cool idea!!

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ONLYTEMPORARY 1/17/2013 8:53PM

    I like them too.

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IRISHMUM3 1/17/2013 8:23PM

    We love them! At a Christmas party, we had the seeds in pumpkin soup - super yummy!

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CHUBRUB3 1/17/2013 7:38PM

    LOL!
Wonderful experience Debbie!
Awesome! Enjoy!

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PATRICIAAK 1/17/2013 6:38PM

    super

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MEADSBAY 1/17/2013 6:12PM

    Hahahahah-
sounds like too much work to me!
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PICKIE98 1/17/2013 5:07PM

    You are so funny!!!

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KARENLEIGH32 1/17/2013 4:35PM

    Love, love, love Pomegranate! They taste great and are so good for you.

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L*I*T*A* 1/17/2013 1:50PM

    emoticon emoticon

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WILLOW49 1/17/2013 1:43PM

    Glad you are enjoying them!

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TWEETYKC00 1/17/2013 12:15PM

    It is pretty good, right!

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LAD05003 1/17/2013 11:35AM

    I LOVE pomegranates. They're a bit of a pricey fruit, so I look for them when they're on sale, and eat them as a special treat. I go right ahead and let it stain my fingers, and eat it a half at a time, peeling it clump by clump. I like to eat the whole seed (juicy bit and "seedy" center).

I love that it is so labor intensive and time-consuming to eat...I feel like I am totally satisfied, but if I was eating something else over the same amount of time, I'd have eaten a lot MORE, and more calories. Plus it's fun to eat!!



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