What are Exotic Fruits:
Exotic fruits are of small groups and can find at their place of origin. These fruits are delicious and have their own specific taste. Such as pomegranate, lychee and kiwi are best example of exotic fruits.
Sometimes exotic fruits are tropical.
Some of these fruits like Durian are repulsive but others are really good in taste. For refreshment the exotic fruits are best to eat specially Mangosteen and lychee.
List of Exotic Fruits:
- Passion fruit:
Passion fruit is soft, tender and have juicy interior. It is of dark purple at maturity and is full of seeds. This fruit has richer flavor and aroma and passion fruits’ juice can be added to other juices to enhance the flavor and taste.
This fruit is produced by a tree named as “rambutan”. It is Thailand’s’ best fruit having sweet and delicious flavor. Rambutan is of red leathery skin and little bit similar to lychees. This fruit’s skin is covered with fleshy spines.
There are lots of health benefits of Lychee because it is a nutritional fruit. This fruit’s flavor is tender, sweet and delicious. Lychee can also write as “Litchi”, it’s skin is reddish and pulp is white. The producer countries of lychee is Vietnam, China and Thailand.
- Star fruit:
Star fruit is also known as “Carambola”. It is sweet, crunchy and tart flavored. It resembles with star and so it’s name is. Where this fruit has benefits of vitamin C and low sugar but there is also risk of eating it like, it can cause of kidney failure, nausea, vomiting or kidney stones.
This fruit have lots of health benefits and nutrition facts. It uses in salad and other dishes. Kiwi fruit is green pulpy and skin color is dull brown and have small black seeds in layers. It’s flavor is sweet and tasty.
In nutrition facts the kiwifruit is the best source of antioxidant, vitamin C, E and small amount of A, and minerals (dietary fiber, protein, carbohydrates and other) which are good for health.
- African cucumber:
African cucumber is also known as kiwano or horned melon. This fruit has green and yellow flesh and bright orange colored skin. It’s taste is similar to cucumber but little bit tart like lemon taste. African cucumber is an oval-shaped melon with spines and small seeds inside.
This fruit is so delicious and flavorful. It’s having thick reddish skin numerous small seeds with red pulp and taste is sweet and sour. It can be eaten as both fruit or juice drink. Pomegranate have lots of health benefits because it has nutritional facts that is, vitamin C and high fiber. It contains edible seeds which have some amount of unsaturated oil.
Durian is Southeast Asian fruit and specially it is distinctive by it’s unique odor like, rotten fruits or vegetables and it is of large size having spines on dark brown skin. Durian fruit’s smell is just unbearable and it can be eaten raw.
- Dragon fruit:
Dragon fruit is also known as “Pitaya” and this is Southeast Asian’s most famous and popular fruit having bright pink skin outside with tipped scales and whitish fleshy from inside with lots of tinny black seeds. It is usually of large sized and often used in salads and juices. Dragon fruit have taste like kiwi or melon. It’s a vibrant fruit with mild sweetness.
- Jack fruit:
Jack fruit is native of Southeast Asian and it is large fruit that is approximately 36 kg. It’s flesh is source of dietary fiber and bright orange colored at maturity. From outside it is usually of green color and it’s flavor is similar to tart banana. Jack fruit’s seeds can be ba
Other Exotic fruits are:
- Sugar apple
- Velvet apple
- Star apple
- Miracle fruit
- White sapote
All these fruits are healthy and nutritional but we must go according to their time of ripe or unripe otherwise it may cause of vomiting, nausea, diarrhea and others.