Top 7 Craziest and Exotic Asian Fruit Flavours
- August 9, 2019
- by: Desipop Soda
Undoubtedly, Asian land is filled with such exotic fruits that you may have never heard of. We all eat apples, bananas, mango fruity and oranges but have you ever relished on noni, santol, and langsat. Many of these fruits can be easily found in local Asian food markets, and you must give them a try as they are not just flavourful but tantalize your taste buds too.
We have listed down a few of the Asian fruits that are so flavourful you won’t be able to resist having in your breakfast meal or any meal for that matter:
Originated in the Sunda Islands and Indonesia, the purple Mangosteen has been used as a medicine in Southeast Asia to treat skin infections, dysentery, wounds, and urinary tract infections. The fruit can also be found in India.
Usually, it is consumed raw, but it can be made into syrup. Also, it has been used to help cure dysentery, scorpion stings, and malaria. The langsat fruit originates in Southeast Asia.
The jackfruit is also called a jack tree, jak or jack. Unripped, it can be used as a substitute for meat by vegetarians and also being used in various dishes in India, Thailand, Vietnam, and Bangladesh.
This fruit is native to Java and Sumatra. Usually, it is consumed raw and has a sweet, acidic taste. It comes in 3 varieties, pond oh, gula Pasir and Bali.
This fruit is native to Southeast Asia, South India, and many pacific islands. The name breadfruit originates from the fact the fruit has a potato-like flavor. It can be cooked quickly with curry and coconut milk.
In English, the fruit was known as shaddock after an East India Company capital who introduces it to Jamaica. Usually, it is eaten raw and sprinkled in a salt mixture.
Often, its taste is sweet and juicy, and besides being consumed fresh, it is used in East Asian soups, snacks, and desserts.
In Asia, these are the most popular fruit flavors being eaten by masses. Besides his, you should also try jeera soda, black currant soda and Indian soda from Desi Pop Soda who endeavor to bring the best healthy drinks for those who prefer sipping more than eating. Check out our range of refreshing drinks and keep the hot days off with these breezy drinking options.