Tomatillo Nutrients and Benefits

Tomatillo Fruit with HuskTomatillo is considered a nightshade family fruit. It is not a different variety of tomatoes, but it is in the same family with a different genus. Tomatillos can also be called or referred to as Green Tomato, Husk Tomato, Jamberry, Husk Cherry, Mexican Tomato, or a Ground Cherry. Tomatillos are surrounded by husk similar to thin dry paper. The Ripe Tomatillo fruits can be either yellow, red, green, or purple. Latin Americans use Tomatillos a lot in cooking their popular Green Sauces. The Nutrients in about half of a cup (or 66 grams, or two medium) Raw Tomatillos come in small amounts and they are: Continue reading