Seek out these unfamiliar treats and be transported to a faraway land.

Seek out these unfamiliar treats and be transported to a faraway land.

e fruit. It has a waxy, golden yellow to green color skin with a complicated flavor combination that includes plums, pineapples, and lemons. (Link)

10 Most Exotic Fruits

e fruit. It has a waxy, golden yellow to green color skin with a complicated flavor combination that includes plums, pineapples, and lemons. (Link)

Unusual Designer Grapes: Ones That Taste Like Cotton Candy & Super Elongated 'Witch Fingers'

Unusual Designer Grapes: Ones That Taste Like Cotton Candy & Super Elongated ‘Witch Fingers’

Unusual Designer Grapes: Ones That Taste Like Cotton Candy & Super Elongated 'Witch Fingers'

Fresh Nutmeg ( Myristica fragrans). Lacy Mace over the nut and all wrapped in a secure pod. Photo: Steve Warrington

Fresh Nutmeg ( Myristica fragrans). Lacy Mace over the nut and all wrapped in a secure pod. Photo: Steve Warrington

KIWANO This horned melon is nicknamed blowfish fruit. You can spot it in your supermarket by its orange skin. Its lime-green flesh tastes like a mix of cucumber, kiwi, and banana. "Cut it in half and squeeze from the bottom so that small, jelly-like sacs come to the surface," suggests Dimitriou. "You can lick or suck up each sac of fruit and seed." Rich in vitamin C, iron, and potassium and made mostly of water, they're ideal for rehydrating on a warm day.

Strange Fruit

KIWANO This horned melon is nicknamed blowfish fruit. You can spot it in your supermarket by its orange skin. Its lime-green flesh tastes like a mix of cucumber, kiwi, and banana. "Cut it in half and squeeze from the bottom so that small, jelly-like sacs come to the surface," suggests Dimitriou. "You can lick or suck up each sac of fruit and seed." Rich in vitamin C, iron, and potassium and made mostly of water, they're ideal for rehydrating on a warm day.

Now that is a versatile fruit! Akebi is a mysterious and beautiful fruit native to the north of Japan. The translucent white flesh inside, filled with countless white capped shiny black seeds is eaten as fruit. The purple pod can be cooked and eaten as well, but like a vegetable, not a fruit! #Japaneasy

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Now that is a versatile fruit! Akebi is a mysterious and beautiful fruit native to the north of Japan. The translucent white flesh inside, filled with countless white capped shiny black seeds is eaten as fruit. The purple pod can be cooked and eaten as well, but like a vegetable, not a fruit! #Japaneasy

19 Weird Fruits From Asia, Maybe You Have Never Heard Of

19 Weird Fruits From Asia, Maybe You Have Never Heard Of

Water apple. (TASTED ♥♥♥) Also known as the ‘jambu air’ in Malay, this fruit is small, round and pinkish red. It is shaped like a bell, roughly wide and is very crunchy and juicy.

Have you ever found a fruit or vegetable that looks like something else? We collected another list of the weirdest specimens that look like animals, body-parts, or even people! The ones that look like people are particularly distressing because we have a tendency to anthropomorphize them, or imagine them with other human characteristics.

Have you ever found a fruit or vegetable that looks like something else? We collected another list of the weirdest specimens that look like animals, body-parts, or even people! The ones that look like people are particularly distressing because we have a tendency to anthropomorphize them, or imagine them with other human characteristics.

The Lychee is the sole member of the genus Litchi in the soapberry family, Sapindaceae. It is a tropical and subtropical fruit tree native to southern China, Taiwan and Southeast Asia, and now cultivated in many parts of the world.

The Lychee is the sole member of the genus Litchi in the soapberry family, Sapindaceae. It is a tropical and subtropical fruit tree native to southern China, Taiwan and Southeast Asia, and now cultivated in many parts of the world.

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