Amla are small, round berries with light-green skin. The skin is almost translucent, with 6 to 8 faint yellow striations, making the Amla appear to be segmented. The skin is tough, yet thin with a flesh that is crisp and juicy
Witch Fingers Grapes
Witch Finger table grapes have elongated purple drupes. They look like small maroon chili peppers, tightly clustered together on bright green stems.
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Red bananas are available year round.
The Red banana has several names, depending on its growing region, including the Red Spanish, Red Cuban, Colorado or Lal kela. Its official botanical name is Red Dacca. It is a vigorous, highly resistant grower, producing bunches with up to one hundred fruits. It the most sought after "alternative" banana variety to common Yellow bananas within industrialized countries in the world.
The Red banana is shorter, plumper and heartier than the average banana. It should only be eaten when ripe as an immature Red banana taste like dry and chalky starch when young. When ripe, it will have a thick brick red peel and ivory-hued semi soft flesh. Its flavor, sweet and creamy with raspberry highlights.
The Red banana has more beta carotene and Vitamin C than Yellow banana varieties. All bananas contain three natural sources of sugar: sucrose, fructose, and glucose, making them a source of instant and sustainable energy.
Although a ripe Red banana can be great for fresh-eating, it is preferred as a baking variety for both desserts and semi-savory dishes. In dessert preparations, complimentary pairings include apples, stonefruit, berries such as strawberries and blueberries, citrus, lemongrass, cream, yogurt and mint. Within savory dishes, complimentary pairings include cream, chiles, pork, chicken, black beans, limes, mango, pineapple and nuts such as cashews and hazelnuts.
Red bananas are native to India and Southeast Asia, where their wild ancestors are also native to. Through trade routes they have been transported into similar sub-tropical regions where they flourish. These regions include Southeast Asia, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and the Pacific Islands.
Recipes that include Red Bananas. One is easiest, three is harder.
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Near Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
About 10 days ago, 2/26/14
Red bananas Near Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
About 10 days ago, 2/26/14
Kroger in Madison Mississippi, United States
About 34 days ago, 2/02/14
Spotter's comments : Red Bananas spotted at Kroger in Madison.
Market District in solon Ohio Near Solon, Ohio, United States
About 42 days ago, 1/25/14
Spotter's comments : I spotted Red Bananas at Market District!
Fred Meyer Near Bellevue, Washington, United States
About 46 days ago, 1/21/14
Albertsons 2351 main St NE Los Lunas NM Near Valencia, New Mexico, United States
About 77 days ago, 12/21/13
whole foods lynnfield ma Near Medford, Massachusetts, United States
About 126 days ago, 11/02/13
Metropolitan Market Near Seattle, Washington, United States
About 234 days ago, 7/17/13
Spotter's comments : Sweet & creamy with a unique pink flesh - Love them!!!
Whole Foods Market Near Austin, Texas, United States
About 285 days ago, 5/28/13
Spotter's comments : Red Bananas spotted at Whole Foods Market.
Whole Foods Market Near San Diego, California, United States
About 292 days ago, 5/20/13
Spotter's comments : Red Bananas spotted at Whole Foods Market. Had the best pancakes with these once #puravida
Food 4 Less Near Van Nuys, California, United States
About 314 days ago, 4/28/13
Sprouts East Lake Near Chula Vista, California, United States
About 361 days ago, 3/12/13
Carmel, NY Hannaford Near Lagrangeville, New York, United States
About 393 days ago, 2/09/13