How many seeds are in a pomegranate?

Asked by Dona Bell on October 29, 2021

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It is traditional to consume pomegranates on Rosh Hashana because, with its numerous seeds, it symbolizes fruitfulness. Also, it is said to have 613 seeds, which corresponds with the 613 commandments of theTorah but it was a misconception.

How much juice can you get from one pomegranate? One pomegranate contains up to ahalf cup of juice, so you can really save yourself some money by juicing your own pomegranates.

Are you supposed to swallow or spit pomegranate seeds? It's easiest to eat pomegranate seeds in conjunction with the arils. It's completely safe to chew and swallow the seeds along with the juicy arils. Still, you don't have to eat the seeds if you don't care for the texture. Instead, you can spit them out as you would when eating seeded watermelons orcitrus fruits.

Can you freeze pomegranate seeds? Fresh arils can last two weeks in a sealed plastic container in the refrigerator and frozen arils can last for many months in the freezer. To freeze pomegranate arils, spread them in a single layer on a baking sheet lined with wax paper. Place in a freezer for two hours or until_frozen.