Cara Cara Navel Orange Tips and Tricks!

Often referred to as “The Pink Navel,” Cara Cara Navels are just as tasty as they are beautiful! Known for their sweet taste and gorgeous interior, this specialty citrus variety is excellent as a snack or as a wonderful ingredient in baked goods.

Availability: December – April

Characteristics & Flavor Profile

  • Bright pink interior due to Lycopene, an all-natural pigment that’s also responsible for giving grapefruit its pink color
  • Less acidic than normal navels due to sugar content
  • Sweet, refreshing flavor
  • Can be eaten alone or used in baked goods as a natural sweetener