Monthly Archives: March 2018
Salak (Salak, Salakka, Rakum, Snake fruit, Snake fruit, Salacca zalacca). A very popular fruit in Southeast Asia.
Teardrop-shaped fruits (up to 4 cm in diameter) are covered with a brown scaly skin, which to many really resembles snake skin. Continue reading
Rum berry (lat. Myrciaria floribunda, Rumberry, Guavaberry) – often found in nature in Central and South America, the Caribbean islands, is also grown in the USA (Florida and Hawaii) and the Philippines.
Berries from yellow-orange to dark red and almost black in color, very small, half the size of a cherry (from 8 to 16 millimeters). Continue reading