Nearly 2.3 million dong per kilogram of heart shaped grapes
07:44 - 28/10/2020
Original name in Japan is "My Heart Grapes", a heart-shaped grape imported by a chain of high-end fruit shops in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City and named it "heart-shaped plum grapes". Each bunch of grapes weighs about half a kilogram, equivalent to more than 1.1 million dong.
Explaining this name, Ms. My Linh, the representative of this store system, said that in addition to the heart shape, the above grapes eaten have a mild sour taste but sweet after, similar to the taste of apricot, plum. This grape is hybridized from the Pareto grape line of the West with peony grapes to create a rich flavor that stimulates the taste buds.
"Initially, this grape variety had seeds, but thanks to Japanese technology, they created a new variety with tight, seedless clusters", Ms. Linh said, saying that the selling price in Vietnam is high because this grape in Japan is a variety. rarely, plus the system commits to sell only category 1, portable by air.
During the first time importing about 40 kg for trial sale on April 20, the system representative said that the new grape was favored by female customers and sold out in the morning. The latest batch of products imported on October 26 is being sold well by artists and people with good income. "With this consumption situation, we plan to import about 100 kg per week for sale", Ms. Linh said.
According to information from some sellers on Amazon Japan, "My Heart Grapes" grapes are grown in Misakacho town, Yamanashi prefecture of Japan. "My Heart Grapes" is a grape grown in the same manner as peony, with a cluster of each string.
Growing and nurturing these grapes is not easy and takes a lot of time. There is only a short time to harvest the produce and even post-harvest storage is very elaborate. With a crisp, seedless texture, this grape can be eaten with its skin or used to decorate some high-end cakes by slicing in half to clearly see the heart shape.
(From vnexpress.net: https://vnexpress.net/gan-2-3-trieu-dong-mot-kg-nho-hinh-trai-tim-4183001.html)