What Does Mango Taste Like? (Flavor Description) Pine? Turpentine?

What does mango taste like

I really like eating mango fruit with my breakfast oatmeal.  I’ve found that it consistently makes the rotation between, mango, peaches, and pineapples as my citrus fruit that I include every morning. For someone who has never tried mango and is curious what it might taste like, What Does Mango Taste Like? Let’s answer that … Read more

Entawak Fruit (Artocarpus anisophyllus, Mentawa, Bintawa)

Entawak Fruit (Artocarpus anisophyllus, Mentawa, Bintawa)

The Entawak fruit (Artocarpus anisophyllus fruit) is also called the Mentawa fruit or Bintawa fruit.  The Entawak grows in tropical climates such as Indonesia and is found in Malaysia.  It is distantly related to the jack fruit. Entawak Appearance Entawak is a yellow or brown round fruit, usually about 3-4 inches.  It has a spiky … Read more

Can I Soak Chia Seeds in Hot Water (or Warm Water)?

Soaked chia seeds

We’ve done a couple of posts on soaking chia seeds and a common question seems to be if you can soak chia seeds in hot water? And also, should you soak Chia Seeds in cold or hot water? We will look at soaking chia seeds in hot water in this post, as well as how … Read more

13 Things About Elephant Foot Yam (Suran, Jimikand, Elephant Yam)

Elephant Foot Yam Suran vegetable Jimikand

Here are some things to know about the Elephant Foot Yam vegetable, also called Suran, Jimikand, Elephant Yam or Indian Yam.  The Elephant Yam or Suran is a very nutritious vegetable and is consumed mostly in Southeast Asia and India.  It is much like a traditional yam, but it looks like an elephant’s foot and … Read more

Elephant Foot Yam (Suran, Jimikand, Elephant Yam, Indian Yam Vegetable)

Elephant Foot Yam

The Elephant Foot Yam vegetable is a very unique vegetable, and probably one you haven’t heard of if you don’t live in Southeast Asia.  It’s also called is also called Jimikand, Elephant Yam, Indian Yam or Suran.  It gets its name from the fact that it looks like an elephant’s foot and has a hard … Read more