Maracuja

Passion fruit comes in three varieties: the purple original, the orange granadilla and the bright yellow maracuja, which is the biggest and juiciest. 

Interesting facts about Maracuja: 

  • a wrinkled Maracuja is not rotten but perfectly ripe! When wrinkled the sweet sour taste becomes sweeter?
  • if the skin is not deeply wrinkled you can store the fruit at room temperature until it is?
  • the Pronatur farmers are taking care of approximately 50,000 ha of (mainly endangered) Amazon rainforest?
  • the seeds of a Maracuja are edible and very healthy?

 

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