Monin Strawberry Fruit Purée with natural flavors. Fruit made easy strawberries have been enjoyed for millennia, having grown wild in italy since atleast the second century b.c. Among the romans, the strawberry was a symbolfor venus, the goddess of love, because of its heart shape and red color. In medieval times, strawberry was considered a symbol of righteousness andperfection, as such, strawberry shapes were engraved inside cathedrals. Strawberries are very popular in desserts, ice cream, smoothies, lemonades andmuch more. With Monin strawberry fruit purée, making perfect strawberrybeverages has never been easier. Like the other Monin fruit purées, Monin Strawberry Fruit Purée is made fromthe highest quality fruit picked at peak ripeness, concentrated immediately topreserve optimal fruit texture and flavor. Monin fruit purées are a convenient,shelf stable alternative to muddled fruit or frozen beverage mixes; sweetened withpure cane sugar.