It is as big as it is delicious. This size 5 pineapple weighs between 2 and 2.5kg. At breakfast, lunch, dinner and as a snack…it is a delight, and is consumed across several days. Roti in the oven, grilled on a stove, integrated in fruit salads, mixed in a compote…there are various simple ways to enjoy its taste and benefits, because there is no shortage!
Fat-free (100g of pineapple provides less than 0.5g of lipids), rich in vitamin C (100g of pineapple provides the equivalent of more than 30% of the Nutritional Reference Values) intake of manganese, minerals, fibre and full of water, it is fresh, thirst-quenching and contains few calories.
Pineapples possess a beneficial action against oxidative stress linked to obesity, by protecting red blood cells and pre-adipose cells, and therefore would improve the antioxidant capacities of the body. It provides a feeling of satiety quickly and is therefore a perfect detox ally after the holidays; allowing you to spend the winter in great shape. Ideal for a healthy diet, the Del Monte Gold® pineapple is particularly remarkable (and noticeable!) for its flavour that is twice as sweet as the traditional pineapple.
The Grandissimo pineapple is part of the Del Monte Gold® Extra Sweet variety. It is picked at maturity and transported by boat. It is fat-free, loaded with Vitamin C, fibre, and natural antioxidants. It has an affordable price and is Sustainably Grown.
The brand has 2 other varieties shipped by boat that will also satisfy the palate: The Original (greener, picked at optimal ripeness and transported by ship) and the Honeyglow (limited series, golden bark, picked at optimal ripeness and transported by ship). Finally, a fourth variety, also picked at optimum maturity, is transported by plane and available 48 hours after harvest.
Full of energy: pineapple-bike combo
“Fresh Start” is the name of the operation organized by Del Monte France from mid-January to April 2022. Thus, for any purchase of a pineapple, it is possible to win an electric bike! Indeed, Del Monte’s idea is to raise awareness and encourage consumers to eat pineapples to help their digestion and detoxify their bodies.
Pineapples are good for your health and for the planet!
Enjoying a healthy meal with a Del Monte pineapple also means choosing:
– A sustainably grown pineapple produced in a certified “carbon neutral” farm in Costa Rica.
– A company that grows with its communities – A company that is committed to financing the protection of the planet.
About Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc.
The number one producer and distributor of fresh pineapples in the world.
Since 1892, Del Monte has been producing the best in fresh and prepared fruits, from field to plate. The company is today the leading producer and distributor of fresh pineapple in Europe and worldwide. Its expertise begins with careful selection of soils and sprouts to offer consumers the best harvests in the world through their own state-of-the-art plantations and production plants, which guarantee the highest quality, reliability, innovation and freshness of their products, all over the world. Del Monte is a modern brand with traditional roots aiming to bring the best taste to consumers.