Purple Mangosteen / Manggis

Manggis

Manggis

Purple Mangosteen is known in Indonesia as manggis.

Sitting in the roadside markets the fruit doesn’t have an appealing exterior, but don’t let that exterior fool you. We’ve found manggis to be extremely sweet and enjoyable.

(more…)

Advertisements

JERUK BALI

(Unique Fruit Found in Indonesia)

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.

(more…)

Dragon Fruit

Here is another fruit you most likely have never encountered in the United States. It is the “Dragon Fruit.”

(more…)

Hairy Fruit

Rambutan (translated: hairy fruit) isn’t unknown in Asia, but in many other places of the world this fruit has never even been seen. We took some time to make a little video to educated our friends about this delicious fruit–enjoy!

(more…)