passionfruit

Passion fruit

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Passion fruit

The passion fruit is a sweet, exotic fruit with a delicious, slightly tart flavour. The fruit is round and has a hard skin. It contains yellow pulp with black, edible seeds.


origin Origin

The passion fruit originates from Brazil but now grows in all countries with a tropical climate in Africa, Asia and South America. Our passion fruits come mainly from Columbia, as well as South Africa, Vietnam, Kenya and Zimbabwe.


Taste Taste

The yellow, jelly-like pulp of the passion fruit has a fresh, sweet yet slightly tart taste.


Use Use

The pulp of the passion fruit has a wonderfully tropical flavour and is mainly used in juices and desserts. It is also delicious stirred through yoghurt or eaten straight from the skin.


Storage Storage

Allow the passion fruit to ripen at room temperature. Once it is ripe it can be stored in the refrigerator. When the fruit has a wrinkled skin, it is perfectly ripe and tastes sweeter. The pulp will then be dark orange in colour.


tips TIP!

To extract the juice (without the seeds), rub the pulp through a sieve or press the two halves in a citrus press.


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Passiefruit

Nutritional value Nutritional value

  per 100 gr
Energy 52 kcal
Energy 221 kJ
Carbohydrates 5,7 g
of which sugars 5,7 g
Fat 0,4 g
of which saturates 0,1 g
Fibre 3,3 g
Protein 2,6 g
Sodium 19 mg
Vitamin C 23 mg

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Growing areas Passion fruit

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