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cloudberry


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Fruit of the arctic and sub-arctic creeping perennial Rubus chamaemorus, orange-yellow and resembling a raspberry in shape. Known as avron in Scotland and baked-apple berry in Canada. It is not cultivated but harvested from wild plants. It is an extremely rich natural source of benzoic acid and will not ferment; it remains fresh for many months without preservation.

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