Posts tagged with "fruit"



10. October 2017
Ever wonder where cashews come from? For most travelers during the summer months in Costa Rica, cashews are available to them. The trees are found everywhere through Guanacaste. You can eat the fruit or make juice from it, but the real treasure would be the seed which is found on the outside. To harvest the cashew you must place the seeds into hot coals. As they begin to heat they will crack and toxic oils within the seed will seep out causing flames. This is a very important step. Once no more...
20. August 2017
We've decided to start posting more video with diverse experiences hoping that you'll get better ideas during your trip. Video describes so much better than writing...
10. September 2016
This is a fruit whose origin is Mexico, being a fruit that grows on cacti. It was planted by Europeans in Central America during the colonization period. There are 3 different varieties of this fruit. In Costa Rica the fruit has a red skin with red edible flesh with small edible black seeds. In Costa Rica the fruit is mainly used for juice or ice cream, typically being mixed with a little lemon juice. The flesh is tender and sweet. Seeds can be planted and grow well in compost or potting soil...