Starry Starry Diet

By: Kamakshi

May 21 2011

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Category: Fruits


This fruit is usually found with beach-side vendors who sell ber (Ziziphus mauritiana), imli (tamarind) and kairis (raw mangos). Looks beautiful when its all chopped and served!


4 comments on “Starry Starry Diet”

  1. So that is starfruit!
    I always wondered.
    Your photo maximizes the star — and the wonder — and the juiciness —

  2. […] imili (raw and ready tamarind), fresh Saunf  (fennel seeds and flowers), kairis (raw mangoes) and star fruits. This one that I found at the beach reminded me of another childhood delicacy, the jamuns / jambuls […]

  3. […] full off goodies was waiting to greet us. The stall has boiled chestnuts (I prefer them raw),  star fruits, ber, tamarind, raw mangoes and heaps of fresh Aniseed. How I miss my blissfully ignorant school […]

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