Fruits are an interesting part of our diet. The people who don’t like to eat that much because of low appetite or the people who don’t like vegetables, both of these people have a middle ground where they love to eat fruits. We have been bestowed with countless fruits in our lives and all of them contribute towards specific things and have their own benefits. If someone asks you your favorite fruit, most of the time the answer is pretty common. And if people are ever asked to name 10 fruits, 90 percent of them will name the common fruits such as Mangoes, Apples, Watermelon, Bananas, Cherries, Strawberries, and etc. These are the fruits that are easily found all around the world. And if not, they are in excessive quantities and are also imported and exported or moved back and forth through cities so that everyone can be provided with them. But there are many other fruits, unique fruits that a lot of us wouldn’t even have heard about! And the reason is that these fruits often only grow in specific regions so a lot of us might have never tasted, seen, or even heard of them.
Tropical fruit number 1
The first fruit on this list is going to be Dragon Fruit. Dragon fruit is available to people more than the others tropical fruits are. These fruits are also known as Pitaya or Pitahaya and come from several different cactus species. This fruit has an exuberant appearance and has a bright pink skin to it whereas, on the inside, this fruit has a white mesh with black seeds all over and inside the white area. If asked to define what it tastes like, people have commented that the taste comes somewhere between the soft sourness of a kiwi and the sweetness of a pear. This fruit is mostly found in Native America or near Mexico since that is the place they grow the most at. There are many brands that make juices and smoothies out of this fruit which is then bought by people in great numbers. Even though most people prefer buying something they have already tested, it wouldn’t hurt to get a taste of new things as well. So if you ever find yourself in front of the menu with a drink or dessert that includes Dragon Fruit or Pitahaya in it, you should go for it! Many benefits are coming your way with Vitamin C, antioxidants, and iron!
Fruit number 2
Fruit number 2 is Persimmon fruit. This fruit is from the genus Diospyros from the same genus as a tomato. These fruits come in colours ranging from yellow, orange, and red and are usually around in late fall. These fruits are described to have an enriching taste that is honey-like. Which automatically means that these fruits are sweet. Their appearance looks somewhat like small pumpkins. Like every other natural food or fruit, Persimmon fruit also has several benefits to themselves. Although these fruits are not as cheap to buy as the others, they still are packed with benefits and the rich flavour is worth a try in this lifetime for sure! The benefits range from higher intensity to lower intensity benefits. Some of these are:
- These fruits are loaded with nutrients through and through. This fruit has several vitamins, minerals, proteins, and other nutrients packed in it, ready to benefit whoever eats it.
- Struggling with bad skin or acne marks? You need to try eating this fruit. It has many antioxidants in it that will help purify your blood and work on your dead skin cells to redeem and renew them so you can have a fresher and glowing look.
Fruit number 3
The 3rd fruit is custard apple fruit. Yes, you heard it right! You might not have known about the existence of this fruit before but don’t worry, you are going to learn everything about it now. This fruit is also known as sweet apple or Cherimoya. This fruit is originally are from the area of the Andes mountain in South America and can be found in an abundance there. The outer appearance of these fruits looks leathery. They are a light shade of green, more on the safe side and they are shaped like a cone but with a slight point to them. They have creamy flesh and sweet skin. They can be found with mild yet enriching flavours. People usually eat it like they would eat an avocado. They cut the fruit in half and scoop out the flesh from it and eat that sweet enriching mesh. This fruit is said to be good for your eyesight. It cures many other problems regarding your skin and hair and is important for our diet as well.