What Are Moon Drop Grapes?
Moon drop grapes are a type of grape grown in the San Joaquin Valley in California. They are a seedless breed of grape that has a tubular shape and is the same hue in color to an eggplant. Moon drop grapes are typically harvested in late September or early October.
Moon drop grapes are not genetically modified (GMOs) and are considered to be a new type of grape. They were developed by Jack Pandol, a grower in the San Joaquin Valley. He started cultivating moon drops in 2009 and they have become popular in recent years.
What Are The Health Benefits?
Moon drop grapes are becoming increasingly popular due to their unique flavor and nutritious properties. They are a good source of vitamins A and C, fiber, manganese, potassium, and antioxidants.
Moon drop grapes are also low in calories and sugar, making them a healthy snack.
Why Are They Called Moon Drop Grapes?
There are many theories as to why moon drop grapes are called such. One theory is that the shape of the grape resembles a drop of water, while others believe that the name is derived from the small, round orbs often found growing on lunar-like rocks.
Regardless of the origin of their name, these grapes make for a delicious and refreshing snack.
What Do Moon Drop Grapes Taste Like?
The moon drop grape is a type of grape that is very sweet and has a grapery taste. They have a sweet flavor that is often described as cotton candy or candy pops.
What Are Moon Drop Grape Good For?
Moon Drop grapes are concord grapes, usually purple or red, sometimes black grape. These grapes pair excellently with wine and cheese plates. These grapes make a great snack and can also be used in jams, jellies, and juice.
Where Can You Find Moon Drops?
Grapes can be found in many places, but where can you find moon drops? Moon drops are a type of grape that is very rare. You can usually find them at whole foods or at a local grapery, specialty grocery store and farmers' markets. The are sold in bunches still connected to the vine.
They are becoming increasingly popular, so they may also be available at your local supermarket.