Plums originated in China and are a recurring theme in the writings of the Chinese philosopher Confucius. Red plums have skin that is purplish-red in color, and taste sweet yet tangy. Dried plums are a rich source of vitamin K and fiber which aids constipation, thereby reducing the risk of colon cancer. Prunes are dried plums, and were most likely discovered when plums dried on the vine accidentally.
Red Angelino Plums are sweet and tangy dried dark skinned plums. A yummy way to add fruit to your diet, these plums can be eaten alone or in cereal and oatmeal. These plums are one of the very few items we offer that has sulfur added to preserve color.