Tangerine Orange harvested at home
It is interesting to know about Mandarin and Tangerine oranges.
Mandarin orange and a tangerine look similar. Both are orange in color, grow on trees, are similar in taste and appearance, and are varieties of citrus fruit. To the untrained eye and palate, it can be confusing, but there are differences that allow you to tell them apart.
Mandarin oranges symbolize abundance and good luck during the Chinese New Year.
The tangerine is a member of the mandarin orange family.
Mandarin oranges have a gentler, sweeter taste, while the tangerine is a bit more tart. Both are less tart than a regular orange.
We use Tangerine oranges for Rasam (which has a lemony orange taste ), pickle, juice. In Vatha kolambu reducing the tamarind and adding Tangerine orange with peel.
Some of my friends use this with Vodka! #tangerine#mandarin#tangerineorange#avbhaskar#mandarineorange