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blackcurrant

1. a N temperate shrub, Ribes nigrum, having red or white flowers and small edible black berries: family Grossulariaceae
2. 
a. the fruit of this shrub
b. (as modifier): #5blackcurrant jelly
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Ironically, gooseberries are poor rust carriers, getting an undeserved reputation from black currants and wild currants, which do spread the disease readily.
Phone: 01543 682339 Produce: Strawberries, raspberries, gooseberries, rhubarb, blackberries, red and black currants.
It is smooth and supple on the palate, displaying excellent balance, and builds in depth across the palate, with black currant, cherry, blackberry and plum flavors, and subtle spice notes in the background.
It is smooth and supple on the palate, displaying excellent balance and builds in depth across the palate, with black currant, cherry, blackberry and plum flavors, and subtle spice notes in the background.
Table 1 shows the concentrations of the phenols, flavonoids and anthocyanins in black currants and raspberries.
This is well worth the effort because protecting black currants over the danger period can make the difference between a bumper crop and no fruit at all.
If a branch is fully loaded with black currants I prune off the complete branch and put it in a long, clean plastic bag.
Black currants have been named "King of Berries" because they contain several times the concentration of potassium, magnesium, iron, calcium, vitamins A, B, & C, other trace minerals, organic acids and phenolics than any other fruit.
The jelly beans' colors are derived solely from fruits and vegetables, including grapes, black currants, carrots and apples.
The Actipone Superfruit range includes among others goji berries, chokeberries (aronia) pomegranate, blueberries, black currants, camu camu and cranberries.
The company will progressively offer its expertise on these products (raspberries, black currants, blueberries, blackberries, strawberries and gooseberries), aiming at a full European coverage by the end of 2010.
It's aroma is saddle leather, smoke and black currants.