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Exploring Delights of the World: Sweet Indulgence of Korean Strawberries

Strawberries Nonsan Jubilee Marketplace

December 29, 2023

Hello Greenpoint,

Get ready for an adventure right in the heart of Greenpoint, Brooklyn! 🍓 This week, we're putting the spotlight on the exquisite Nonsan strawberries, and you're in for a treat. Read on to discover the diverse varieties available at your fingertips and find out why these berries are stealing the show in our local market.

Lets talk about Nonsan (논산)

Nonsan, the picturesque city in South Korea, is home to a delightful tradition that captures the essence of spring – the Annual Strawberry Festival. Every year, between March and April, Nonsan transforms into a strawberry wonderland, celebrating the vibrant harvest of this luscious fruit. The Nonsan strawberry, with its luscious red hue and plump, juicy texture, embodies the ideal balance of sweetness and acidity. The festival is a sensory treat, offering visitors the chance to revel in the sweetness of Nonsan strawberries, renowned for their unique flavors and juiciness. Local farmers showcase their finest produce, featuring a variety of strawberry cultivars such as Vitaberry, HighBerry, Kingsberry, Kimsil, and Seolhyang. (CHECK OUT: BEST LOCAL STRAWBERRY FARMS NEAR ME)

Why Choose Korean Nonsan Strawberries?

Exceptional Flavor: Nonsan strawberries boast a distinctive sweet and tangy flavor profile, setting them apart from other varieties.

Premium Quality: Cultivated in the optimal conditions of Nonsan, these strawberries are known for their plumpness, juiciness, and overall superior quality.

Year-Round Enjoyment: Thanks to innovative cultivation techniques, Nonsan strawberries are available throughout the year, allowing you to indulge in their goodness whenever the craving strikes.

Thanks to over 50 years of pioneering farming technology that has revolutionized the berry-growing industry. With innovative cultivation methods and a commitment to excellence, Nonsan has become a global leader in providing strawberries that transcend seasonal limitations. Whether it's the crispness of winter or the warmth of summer, Nonsan strawberries are available, offering a taste of their unique terroir at any time of the year. Embrace the year-round accessibility of Nonsan strawberries, a testament to the harmonious blend of traditional farming expertise and cutting-edge technology.

Introducing Nonsan Strawberry Varieties:

  • Vitaberry: Known for its robust flavor and high nutritional content, Vitaberry strawberries pack a punch of antioxidants and vitamins. Perfect for those looking to indulge in a healthy and delicious treat.

    • Juicy: 7/10

    • Brix: 10-13

    • Hardness 10/10

    • In-Season: JAN - APR

  • HighBerry: As the name suggests, HighBerry strawberries boast an elevated taste profile. Expect sweetness with a touch of tartness, making them a versatile choice for various culinary creations.

    • Juicy: 8/10

    • Brix: 10-13

    • Hardness 10/10

    • In-Season: FEB-MAY

  • Kingsberry: Fit for royalty, Kingsberry strawberries are prized for their large size and intense sweetness. They're the crown jewel of your fruit bowl and dessert platter. 

    • Juicy: 10/10

    • Brix: 7.-9

    • Hardness 6/10

    • In-Season: DEC-FEB

  • Kimsil: Delicate yet delightful, Kimsil strawberries offer a unique blend of sweetness and juiciness. They're a favorite for snacking and adding a burst of flavor to salads.

    • Juicy: 8/10

    • Brix: 8-9

    • Hardness 8/10

    • In-Season: DEC-MAR

  • Seolhyang: Experience the essence of Nonsan with Seolhyang strawberries. These berries are celebrated for their exquisite taste, making them a must-try for any strawberry connoisseur.

    • Juicy: 10/10

    • Brix: 5.5-8

    • Hardness 7/10

    • In-Season: NOV-FEB

Wondering where to find these delectable Nonsan strawberries? 

Look no further than your local Greenpoint market, Jubilee Marketplace🛒! 

Our supermarket shelves are brimming with the freshest local produce. We've curated a selection that promises to elevate your grocery shopping experience. We take pride in sourcing directly from local farms to ensure that you get the best sustainable produce. 

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Ready to embark on a strawberry-filled journey? Head to Jubilee Marketplace in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, for the finest Nonsan strawberries. Your taste buds will thank you!

Happy berry picking!

Jubilee Marketplace, 145 West St. Brooklyn, NY 11222, @jubileemarketplace