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Meet semifreddo, summer’s easiest and most satisfying frozen dessert. Photo via Katie Quinn Davies.
Olives are really fruits and they grow on trees. If green olives are left on the tree, they turn black. lives come in many sizes and flavours so you may need to try lots of different ones to find out which ones you like best.
(phot + description via flickr) - Gac fruit (Momordica cochinchinensis)- Southeast Asian fruit found throughout the region from Southern China to Northeastern Australia, mostly Vietnam The meat inside is bright red and soft with flat, round, hard, brow/black seed. The meat is smashed and mixed with sweet rice then steamed to make a delicious dish. Because of the bright red color the sweet rice dish is usually present in the ancestral altar during the new year celebration or wedding ceremony.
Mangosteen – with the antioxidant power of blueberries, anti viral compounds of garlic, and anti inflammatory benefits of ginger or turmeric, mangosteen has been used in traditional medicine as a anti-microbial and anti-parasitic remedy for years.