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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blood_orange

Blood oranges may have originated in either China or the southern Mediterranean, where they have been grown since ...

www.agmrc.org/commodities-products/fruits/citrus/blood-oranges

The exact origin of blood orange is unknown, however, it is believed that the blood orange originated from either China, or Sicily, Italy (Butelli, et al, 2012).

bleedingespresso.com/2008/01/all-about-blood-oranges.html

Jan 23, 2008 ... Wondering what blood oranges are, why you should eat them, where they ... You can read more about the history of the blood orange on this ...

www.gourmetsleuth.com/articles/detail/blood-oranges

While most citrus history starts in China and Japan, it is ... Today, blood oranges constitute more than three quarters of all ...

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Feb 10, 2007 ... In 1646, a Jesuit scholar wrote of an orange with purple-colored flesh that tasted strangely like a grape. The mystery and drama of blood ...

www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2114014/Blood-orange-scientists-hope-genetically-tweak-fruit-improve-nations-health.html

Mar 12, 2012 ... Norwich researchers hope to create a simple 'tweak' that turns normal oranges into healthier blood oranges - which are expensive to grow and ...

www.citrusvariety.ucr.edu/citrus/moro.html

Moro is the most highly-colored of the blood oranges, owing its distinctive flesh color ... It is of relatively recent origin and is believed to be of Sicilian ancestry.

www.dreamfoods.com/blood-oranges-history

Blood Oranges History. The Blood Orange. Along the slopes of the Mount Etna Volcano, Sicilian farmers began growing sweet oranges over hundreds of years ...

www.specialtyproduce.com/produce/Moro_Blood_Oranges_647.php

Information about Moro Blood Oranges including applications, recipes, ... value, taste, seasons, availability, storage, restaurants, cooking, geography and history.

www.bestofsicily.com/mag/art90.htm

Concise guide to popular Sicilian juice oranges. ... History & Society ... In Sicily, the most popular blood oranges are the Tarocco, the Moro and the Sanguigno, ...