Waxberries are one of seasonal fruits in June China. In Hunan province, the most well-known waxberries are from Jingzhou (靖州) county, Huaihua city.
Fresh waxberries taste sweet and sour. Mix waxberries with white granulated sugar can ease the sour taste.
Attention: Soak waxberries in water with salt for half an hour can get rid of fruitworm.
Fresh mature waxberries can be made into waxberry wine, with waxberries, white liquor and rock candy by the proportion of 9：11：2.
The average market price of Jingzhou waxberries: 40 yuan a kilo.