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drupe

a type of succulent, fleshy fruit produced by some plants in which the seed is enclosed in a hard, woody ‘stone’. The fruit is formed from the swollen tissue of the PERICARP. Examples include peach, plum, cherry, olive, apricot.
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We explored and we were rewarded with the discovery of some phenomenal coffees--from the floral and lemon flavors of the Kochere coffees in Yirgacheffe to the wild berry and stonefruit flavors of the Organic Gololcha coffees of Western Harrar.
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