Famous Indonesian Fruit
Passion Fruit is very popular in Indonesia where it’s referred to as markisa.
February 7, 2013
January 27, 2013
August 1, 2011
Many think the odor is sweet and fragrant. Others think it’s overpowering, nauseating and repulsive. Due to durian’s strong odor, many public places, like hotels, airlines, and trains forbid them.
December 27, 2010
While going through the street market we noticed a very large fruit that Indonesians call “Jeruk Bali” (also known as Pomelo). This fruit resembles a grapefruit. Out of curiosity we bought it and asked our neighbor to teach us how to peel and prepare it.
May 18, 2010
Snake Fruit grows in clusters at the base of the palm tree. The fruit is known as “snake fruit” due to its scaly skin. Inside, the fruit consists of three lobes, each containing a large inedible seed. The lobes resemble, and have the consistency of large peeled garlic cloves. The taste is usually sweet.
February 4, 2010
December 20, 2009