News from the world of vegetables Portugal – whether the carrot is a fruit?
In the European Union, carrots are…a fruit. This discovery was made by the Portugese where carrot jam is a national delicacy. In the member states of the EU, jam can only be produced from fruit and as such, the production of the favourite carrot delicacy of the Portugese was placed in jeopardy. And this is how carrots “became” a fruit…