Roca cherries

Native to el Maresme district, the Roca cherry is renowned for being remarkably large. This variety of cherry is one of the latest to fruit, meaning that it can be found for sale from late June to late July. It is much appreciated for the firmness of its flesh, its rounded heart shape and for its pale yellow colour. This variety originally comes from la Catalunya del Nord and el Empordà areas and was introduced into el Maresme by the Roca brothers in the 19th century.

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