Cherries are the most representative fruits that usher in the summer and the varieties from La Pernice are the most well-known throughout the world as well as being synonymous to quality. In the countryside of Turi, province of Bari, the “Ferrovia cherry” is grown, the most treasured variety among those on the market. La Pernice, in addition to the vast range of its crops, can count on a tried and true quality selection system of its fruit, so that only the best and tastiest cherries arrive on your table.
This is the first cherry variety to reach maturity. The skin is red, dark red or vermilion to blackish and the flesh is either red or dark red. It has a medium/firm texture and a sweet, juicy taste. Harvest lasts from May 11 to May 30.
This is the most widespread variety in Apulia. The skin is red or red-vermilion and the flesh is pink. It is heart-shaped and sometimes flattened. The flesh is firm and crispy with a juicy, sweet flavour. Harvest lasts from May 28 until June 25.
Large fruit which is wider than it is long. The skin has a bright red colour that turns to dark red at full maturity. The flesh is red and very firm with optimal gustatory qualities. Harvest lasts from May 20 until June 20.
|CALORIES||63 kcal / 263 kJ|