Fruit of the gloom

Does anyone really know the difference between Satsumas, Clementines, Tangerines and Mandarins?

20130321_144424Or the Mikan, sometimes imported from Japan or Korea?  Yes please, but they are more expensive.

20130321_144433Honey Murcott anyone?  No thanks, or at least not the ones from Bangladesh in Park’n’Shop.

For the last couple of years, Park’n’Shop have been importing Spanish satsumas, but this year they have been disappointing - dried up.

Just recently they have started importing Sunkist Satsumas and Mandarins from the USA.  No, I don’t think I can tell the difference, even though they are carefully labelled up as different products

Here are some of the fruit on display in my local Park’n’Shop









And here’s a lovely fresh apple:



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