Entries Tagged as 'Sapote'

Star Apple (Caimito)

May 3rd, 2012 · 1 Comment · Apple, Sapote

I love brightly colored fruit. It takes what I already think is super fun and just multiplies it times a billion. Plus I’m a sucker for star patterns in fruit, so I was ecstatic when Specialty Produce let me know they had gotten a few of these in stock. Star apples, or caimitos are also [...]

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Mamey Sapote

April 24th, 2012 · 4 Comments · Sapote

It was an innocent Monday afternoon and I placed my latest prize on the table. I cut in to the one that looked the closest to perfect: a slight give in the skin, no obvious bruising, heavy flesh. It was a gorgeous orange and I ran my spoon in to the soft flesh as it [...]

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Spiced Sapote Biscotti Cookies

December 12th, 2011 · 3 Comments · recipe, Sapote

I don’t generally (meaning never before) post recipes of anything other than cocktails. It’s not because I don’t like to cook great food. I definitely do, although I do it less because I enjoy the process of making the food and more because I live for the moments of eating the food. But mostly I [...]

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White Sapote

October 19th, 2009 · 3 Comments · Sapote

If you think the most important work Bill Cosby has ever done included Jello Pudding Pops, then this is the fruit for you! Photo is courtesy of Specialty Produce. My old photo was terrible and when I bought more of these to take a better picture, I accidentally ate them all. Will try again next [...]

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