How many different kinds of fruits you can find on supermarket shelves. Apple, banana, pineapple, litchi, passion fruit, pitahaya – the list seems to be endless.
Do you think there is no more interesting? Nope! The many of exotic fruit grows on Earth about which perhaps you also didn’t hear! Let’s get acquainted!
Its homeland is South America and now Pawpaw grows in Sochi. The taste of it resembles a mix of banana and mango.
You can find Monstera as an decorative plant at home and in offices. However it may have fruit with a sharp aroma and pineapple flavor.
This fruit looks like mushrooms-parasites on the tree. The taste of it is sweet and likes a plum.
Fruit with long yellow tentacles and delicious lemon flavor. It is generally used in perfumery and cookery as seasoning. Unfortunately Buddha’s Hand has not nutrition value. The fruit is considered a symbol of happiness, wealth and longevity in the countries of East Asia .
Kiwano Melon has a taste like a mix of banana and cucumber. It is very diet!
Snake Fruit (Salak)
The rind of this fruit is similar to a snake. Salak is popular in Southeast Asia. It grows at the base of the trunk. The taste depends on the place of growth: in Malaysia it is a mix of a peach, a nut and pineapple, in Thailand it looks like to a sea-buckthorn.
Akebia Quinata (Chocolate Liana)
It is fruit and vegetable at the same time! The pulp of fruit tastes like raspberry. Akebia has a bitter rind. It is stuffed with mincemeat and fried on oil.
The biggest fruit in the world! Its homeland is India but can also be found in other countries of East Asia. The taste resembles a banana. Aroma is specific. The most unique in that all fruits are used: ripe fruit is used as a light snack, flowers are added to sauces as a seasoning and the young leaves are added to a salad of papaya, the rind marinated and used as animal feed.
It is widespread in China also grows in tropical climate such as Thailand, India, Vietnam. White pulp is juicy and sweet with sourness. Taste is unlike one fruit.