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Cornel

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Cornus mas L.

Belonging to the Cornaceae family, originary from Southern Europe, especially from the pre-alpine areas. It was traditionally used as food in tasty jams.

 

From a nutritional point of view the Cornelian Dogwood fruit stands out for its high content in Vitamin C (about 150 mg/ 100 g) with antioxidant and astringent power.

 

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