An authentic taste of the best Azorean fruit, including 65% of pure fruit, delicious, natural and without preservatives.
In Azores, life is dedicated to agriculture and fishing and seems to go with no hurry, however the dynamic tourism, historical, cultural and culinary sides are recognized across borders along with its high quality products.The fruit and their jams are just two examples of the vast and delicious Azorean cuisine. Particularly in the case of Pineapple and Passionfruit known for the excellent flavor and appearance.
The passion fruit of the Azores has of strong intense scent, rough purple color hard shell and a smooth and golden shiny juicy pulp.
Assumed to have been introduced in this region as a consequence of the Portuguese discoveries and the tendency of the time of trying everything. However, passion fruit is now an almost spontaneous plant in the Azores and is a DOP fruit. It was, for many years, a small families cultivations, without great care. Only in the '40s, a producer appears, Ezequiel Moreira da Silva, who starts production of passion fruit on a large scale for export.