photo of ASIAN (NASHI) PEAR
The Asian (or Nashi) Pear is best described as a cross between an apple and a pear. Read More...
photo of AVOCADO
The avocado has a delicate, nutty flavour. Inside the leathery skin, a large inedible seed is surrounded by creamy, butter-soft f... Read More...
photo of CHERIMOYA (CUSTARD APPLE)
The cherimoya is heart-shaped, with a white grainy flesh that has a delicious creamy, sweet vanilla flavour, often likened to cust... Read More...
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The coconut is a large, hard nut whose shell is covered with tough brown fibres. Read More...
photo of CUCUMBER
The long, thin, green-skinned fruits have a translucent white pulp, containing seeds embedded in a gelatinous core. Read More...
photo of FIG
Fresh figs have green or purple skin with pale pink, soft juicy flesh, enclosing a pink heart of tiny edible seeds. Read More...
photo of GUAVA
The guava is a big type of berry, usually oval in shape, with a light yellow or green skin and white, pink or dark-red edible fles... Read More...
photo of HORNED MELON
This highly decorative fruit looks like a small oval melon with many protruding horns . Read More...
photo of JACKFRUIT
This very large fruit has a hard, spiny, pale green skin which turns yellow on ripening. Read More...
photo of KIWIFRUIT
Kiwifruit are small oval vine fruits with a thin brown furry skin, soft juicy green flesh and tiny edible black seeds embedded in... Read More...
photo of KOUBO FRUIT
This unique oval fruit has a smooth, purple-pink skin with hues of yellow. Read More...
photo of KUMQUAT
Kumquats are tiny grape-sized fruit, resembling miniature oranges. Read More...
photo of LIME
Limes are thin-skinned citrus fruit, similar in appearance to a small green lemon. Read More...
photo of LONGAN
Another member of the lychee family, the longan has a fairly smooth, thin, pale brown skin which encloses a sweet and juicy, fragr... Read More...
photo of LYCHEE
Lychees have a pink-brown, thin, knobbly shell which needs to be peeled off to reveal a juicy, fragrant, almost translucent white... Read More...
photo of MANGO
The Mango is an oval-shaped stone fruit. Its leathery, waxy skin can be yellow, green, red, purple, orange or a mixture of any of... Read More...
photo of MANGOSTEEN
Mangosteens are the size of a small clementine or satsuma, with a thick, leathery, purple-brown skin. Read More...
photo of ORTANIQUE
The Ortanique is a cross between a tangerine, orange and unique fruit (another sweet-citrus). Read More...
photo of PASSION FRUIT
The passion fruit is a small, spherical vine fruit with a purple leathery shell. Read More...
photo of PAW PAW (PAPAYA)
The paw paw, otherwise known as papaya, is similar in shape to a pear with a very sweet flavour, like a tropical melon. Read More...
photo of PEPPER, CAPSICUM
Peppers, or Capsicums, are glossy, smooth-skinned, block-shaped fruit, with 3-4 lobes which taper slightly at one end. Read More...
photo of PEPPER, MEDITERRANEAN
Mediterranean peppers are a relatively new product on the supermarket shelf. Read More...
photo of PERSIMMON
The persimmon looks like an orange tomato, with a waxy skin, yellow-orange flesh and green-brown leaves, forming a calyx at the s... Read More...
photo of PHYSALIS
The physalis is a small, decorative round berry with a smooth orange-yellow skin and juicy pulp, which contains numerous tiny yell... Read More...
photo of PINEAPPLE
This tropical fruit looks like a large, oval, spiky pine cone with a tuft of short, sharp leaves rising from its top. Read More...
photo of PITAHAYA
The Pitahaya is an intriguing fruit, sometimes known as Dragon Fruit (due to its resemblance to the mythical creature). Read More...
photo of POMEGRANATE
The pomegranate is a leathery skinned, round fruit, similar in size and shape to an orange, which ranges in colour from a warm yel... Read More...
photo of PRICKLY PEAR
The prickly pear is long and oval in shape, with minute hairs that protrude from the skin like small sharp needles. Read More...
photo of QUEEN PINEAPPLE
Queen, or Baby, is a variety of pineapple favoured by the European market. Read More...
photo of QUINCE PEAR
The quince pear is a large yellow fruit, intensely fragrant, with a light fuzzy-grey down on its skin. Read More...
photo of RAMBUTAN
The rambutan (also known as hairy lychee) is a distant cousin of the lychee and has a red-brown skin covered in soft hairy spines. Read More...
photo of SHARON FRUIT
The sharon fruit, a member of the persimmon family, looks like an orange tomato, with a waxy skin, yellow-orange flesh and green-... Read More...
photo of STAR FRUIT (CARAMBOLA)
The star fruit is a yellow-green, oval berry, with 5 protruding, longitudinal ribs. Read More...
photo of TAMARILLO
Also known as a tree tomato, the tamarillo is shaped like a large plum. Read More...
photo of TAMARIND
Tamarind, sometimes known as the Indian date, is a brittle, brown, knobbly pod which, when broken open, reveals a fibrous pulp wit... Read More...
photo of TOMATO, BEEF
Beef tomatoes are large and pumpkin-shaped, with a deep orange-red colour. Read More...
photo of TOMATO, CHERRY
As the name suggests, these are small, cherry-sized tomatoes which are deliciously sweet and flavoursome. Read More...
photo of TOMATO, CHERRY ON THE VINE
As for cherry tomatoes, though these are still attached to their vine, for extra freshness and flavour. Read More...
photo of TOMATO, PLUM
This plum-shaped variety of tomatoes has a thick, meaty flesh and concentrated flavour which makes them well suited to cooking. Read More...
photo of TOMATO, VINE
The ultimate, gourmet version of the common tomato, with its leaf-like calyx and stem (vine) left on for extra freshness and flavo... Read More...