Sea buckthorn, also named seaberry, is a shrub producing orange berries known to have many virtues on health. You can eat its raw or cooked berries in various recipes. They are rich in vitamin A, C and E as well as minerals. This little tree is still very little known from the public!
What Does Sea Buckthorn Taste Like?
Its berries are very tart, we can compare it to passion fruit. In North America, it is probably the most similar fruit. Like him, it is used to make fruit juice and jams. With its leaves, it is possible to make very interesting infusions. We perceive fruity, sweet and slightly jasmine aromas. This gentle infusion is comforting and refreshing at the same time.
Livre: Leaboeuf, Michel, Arbres et plantes forestières du Québec et des maritimes, Éditions Michel Quintin, 2007, 415p