Category: Fruits


Plátano Manzano

PLA-tan-o mahn-ZAHN-o (I have heard/ seen this both as ‘manzana’ and ‘manzano’) Platano manzano is the sweet, creamy ‘apple banana’ . These were harvested in Jalisco Mexico. These chubby, short bananas are a…Read More


Yaca, the Aphrodisiac

Yaca (also spelled Yaka), or Jackfruit, is bizarre-looking, a pain in the arse to cut up and eat, and comes in a rather peculiar bumpy prehistoric-looking package that can weigh up to 15-40 Kilos! …Read More