Strawberries are one of the most nutritious foods in the world. They are jammed with antioxidants, are heart healthy, helps to increase good cholesterol, lowers blood pressure and can also help prevent against cancer. So, to say they are healthy is a bit of an understatement. And for such a small plant, strawberries are oddly durable and can be found nearly anywhere that you will find people.
So, naturally, with all the health benefits of this amazing berry, there is a day of celebration. And while we love the health benefits, what we love more is the versatility of this fruit. Strawberries pack a combination of sweet and tart which enable it to be used as a succulent dessert, an addition to a refreshing salad, and can even accompany warm dishes. That doesn’t even include, jellies, jams, sauces and everything else they are used for.
So, while you’re waiting for your toaster to pop out our Fresh Berry Toastilla Pocket, we thought we’d give you a few facts about this delicious berry.