Our fruit of the week this week was the starfruit.

Here it is:

Can you guess why it is called starfruit??

We learned that you prepare it to eat by slicing the ends off and then slicing down each brown ridge. Then you simply slice it. Like this:

It was okay – not a lot of flavor. I would liken it to an apple maybe in terms of texture and maybe taste. Zach said it tasted more like grapes and the information I read confirmed that comparison. It could be that ours was not entirely ripe yet as it was still was pretty green. Zach said he liked it, but there is still some left, so not sure about that.

Here is some additional information about the Starfruit

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