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Encyclopedia > Orange Juice
A refreshing glass of orange juice.
A refreshing glass of orange juice.
A glass of Sanguinello blood orange juice.
A glass of Sanguinello blood orange juice.


It has been empirically proven that orange juice with pulp is better than orange juice without pulp. Fo' realz. Orange juice usually refers to the fruit juice obtained from squeezing oranges. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (1566x2226, 846 KB) Orange juice. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (1566x2226, 846 KB) Orange juice. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (1435x1435, 285 KB) A glass of Sanguinello blood orange juice. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (1435x1435, 285 KB) A glass of Sanguinello blood orange juice. ... Sanguinello is a variety of Sicilian red orange. ... The blood orange is a variety of orange (Citrus sinensis) with crimson, blood-colored flesh. ...


Orange juice is a fruit juice obtained by squeezing, pressing or otherwise crushing the interior of an orange. The largest exporter of orange juice is Argentina, followed by the United States. Juice is the liquid naturally contained in plants. ... For the etymology of the word, see orange (word). ... For other uses, see Export (disambiguation). ...


Orange juice is commonly exported in dried form and infused in the destination country. Juice shipped in liquid form is traded as direct juice between producers. It is sold to consumers (in the U.S. and Canada), described as "not from concentrate." A concentrate is a form of substance which has had the majority of its base component (in the case of a liquid: the solvent) removed. ...


One orange will typically produce about 90 grams of juice, and when freshly squeezed, orange juice has a spicy and, according to some, unpleasantly acidic taste. Besides water and sugar, it is an excellent source of vitamin C (ascorbic acid) and potassium. It is also an important natural source of folic acid (Vitamin B9), which is recommended for women who are pregnant or may become pregnant.[1] Some producers include additional citric acid or ascorbic acid in the juice beyond what is naturally found in oranges. Some also include other nutrients such as calcium and Vitamin D, not found naturally in oranges. Reduced-acid varieties of orange juice also are being marketed. Citrus juices contain flavonoids that are believed to have beneficial health effects. However, if drunk on an empty stomach, orange juice can exacerbate present gastro-intestinal conditions and/or cause mild and temporary stomach upset. Due to the citric acid, orange juice typically has a pH of 3.5. [2] Drinking, or sipping, orange juice over a long period of time can therefore potentially erode teeth enamel. This article is about the nutrient. ... This article deals with the molecular aspects of ascorbic acid. ... General Name, symbol, number potassium, K, 19 Chemical series alkali metals Group, period, block 1, 4, s Appearance silvery white Standard atomic weight 39. ... Folic acid and folate (the anion form) are forms of the water-soluble Vitamin B9. ... The B vitamins are eight water-soluble vitamins that play important roles in cell metabolism. ... Citric acid is a weak organic acid found in citrus fruits. ... For other uses, see Calcium (disambiguation). ... Vitamin D is a fat soluble vitamin that contributes to the maintenance of normal levels of calcium and phosphorus in the bloodstream. ... Molecular structure of the flavone backbone (2-phenyl-1,4-benzopyrone) The term flavonoid refers to a class of plant secondary metabolites. ... For other uses, see PH (disambiguation). ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ...


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When water is added to freshly-unfrozen concentrated orange juice, it is reconstituted. Most of orange juice sold today throughout the world is reconstituted juice. There is a huge difference in the volume of frozen concentrated orange juice and unprocessed juice and this makes a difference in the price the consumer is charged.


Orange juice containing pulp seems to be more nutritious than no-pulp varieties because of the flavonoids contained in the pulp.[3] Molecular structure of the flavone backbone (2-phenyl-1,4-benzopyrone) The term flavonoid refers to a class of plant secondary metabolites. ...


Orange juice in popular culture

  • Singer Anita Bryant was a spokeswoman for the Florida Citrus Commission.
  • The film Trading Places features a plot to manipulate the market in frozen concentrated orange juice.
  • In the film Fight Club, Brad Pitt's character claims that homemade napalm can be made by combining equal parts of gasoline and frozen orange juice concentrate. However, anyone with a basic knowledge of chemistry can see that this would not work in practice.
Orange juice shelf in Florida grocery store

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References

  1. ^ Folate (folic acid). Mayo Clinic. Retrieved on 2007-01-16.
  2. ^ Acids. British Soft Drinks Association. Retrieved on 2006-09-12.
  3. ^ Is fruit juice as good as whole fruit. World's Healthiest Foods. Retrieved on 2007-04-13.

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External links

  • How orange juice is made and its different types
  • Bottled Sunshine... A Juicy Story Brief film clip of orange juice processing from 1968. From the State Library & Archives of Florida.
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Orange juice - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (689 words)
Orange juice is sometimes naturally coloured to match the colour of orange rinds.
Orange juice (sometimes abbreviated OJ in North America) is a fruit juice obtained by squeezing or pressing the interior of an orange.
Orange juice is commonly exported in dried form and infused in the destination country.
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