23 exotic fruits, which many have not even heard
Have you heard of santola or noni !? There is clearly some kind of conspiracy here, because most of the listed fruits you will never find in the store near the house.
Fruit – a storehouse of nutrients and trace elements for humans. And what a rich taste, smell and appearance! Especially unusual fruits from Asia, from one type of which is breathtaking.
1. Delicious Japanese persimmon
Persimmon in Japan is a national fruit. Persimmon contains a lot of tannin, contributing to the restoration of blood and the regeneration of body cells. Also, the fruit is rich in antioxidants.
This strange fruit for us grows in Asia. Noni has proven itself in the fight against bacteria and as an aid in inflammatory processes.
Santol grows in the Philippines. Its taste is different depending on the variety and ripeness.
Yuzi grows in Japan. It is vaguely reminiscent of lemon. Yuzi is rarely eaten pure. But its juice gives salads, sauces and other dishes a unique taste.
5. Forest apples
Forest apples do not dare to try. From them comes a very specific and intense smell. But these apples help with problems with the gastrointestinal tract.
This small fruit can be found in the expanses of Malaysia and Hawaii. Very distantly, its taste resembles grapefruit. Substances that are contained in the seeds of a plant are capable of killing the causative agent of malaria.
Another pitaya called Dragon Fruit. It is very tasty, sweet, and in the composition there are substances that strengthen the immune system and the heart muscle. Pitaya is extraordinarily beautiful and fragrant.
Breadfruit are very popular in the modern world. It is made from both main dishes and desserts. In ancient times, paper was even made from the pulp of the breadfruit.
Kumquat is the smallest citrus fruit on Earth. Especially useful to have it with cancer. Kumquat is rich in antioxidants and vitamins.
This fruit can only be found in Malaysia. Interestingly, the fruit is able to lower blood sugar levels and is also rich in vitamin C.
We often see carom in pictures with exotic fruits, but it is difficult to buy it in our country. It tastes like kiwi, but sweeter and more refined.
12. Chinese stew
This fruit is extremely beneficial to human health. It contains the world’s most powerful antioxidant. It is able to reduce blood pressure and cholesterol levels in the blood.
13. Sugar apple
Sugar apple can now be found in many countries around the world. It is actively cultivated and derived new varieties. This fruit is also called “sweet chocolate”. It is especially useful for women during breastfeeding.
It turns out that lotus seeds can be used as seeds. The taste is reminiscent of bitter peanuts.
This unusual fruit is also called “Snake Fruit” and can be found on the territory of Sumatra and Indonesia.
It has a high concentration of calcium, potassium, vitamin C. It is excellent in coping with the manifestations of diarrhea.
Longan can be found in most Asian countries. There it is actively consumed in a variety of ways, used to prevent cancer and to enhance the body’s resistance to stressful situations.
Mangosteen is used in the treatment of tuberculosis, urinary infections, rubbed into the skin with eczema. He is considered a truly miraculous fruit. Due to the fact that he is adored by the fruit fly, the import of mangosteen in some countries is prohibited.
18. Asian pear
The Asian pear tastes like a hybrid of apple and pear. Use and prepare this fruit as usual apples. The chemical composition and beneficial properties are identical.
Durian stinks unpleasantly. In countries where it is sold, it is forbidden to bring it into public places and transport. But the pulp of this fruit is good for the body. It contains a huge amount of iron, potassium, fiber, vitamin C.
It is also called Rambutan. This fruit grows well in subtropical climates. Most of it from the useful substances of iron. It tastes like lychee.
Lychee is an unusually healthy fruit. It helps strengthen the immune system, provides the body with antioxidants and vitamin B. At the same time, it is quite pleasant to the taste and is used in various dishes and desserts.
22. Wax apples
This exotic fruit is also called java-apple. In its chemical composition, it is similar to ordinary apples. Striking colors of this fruit. Ripe fruit can be green, white, yellow, purple and black.
Jackfruit is most common in India and vaguely resembles the taste of meat. This is a great alternative for vegetarians.