The most popular table orange in Italy is also one of natureís wonders. The Tarocco orange's unique flavor and juiciness give you instant gratification and amazing health benefits.
The fruitís red pigment is called anthocyanin, an antioxidant known to reduce the risks associated with many ailments, including age-related illness.
The Tarocco orange has the highest Vitamin C content of any orange variety grown in the world, due primarily to the fertile volcanic soil surrounding Mount Etna. They contain about 130% of the FDAís recommended daily amounts of Vitamin C.