Soursop, Pomelo, Star Apple, Oh My!

Yes I’m back on the mainland but the tropical mystique of Kauai is still in my heart. I sat in on a few minutes of Soul Surfer just to rekindle the spirit of the island. So I figure I’d share in greater detail some of the specs on my favorite island fruits. If you read my last post about the chico sapodilla you received a small taste of what is…

Chico Sapodilla Crumble

Feast your eyes on the fruit of the Manilkara zapota tree, commonly known as the sapodilla. I was first introduced to this variety of sapote while living in Taiwan and now I was being re-introduced to it in Kauai. It turns out that these little brown fruits have a different name in about every country that grows them. Bananas are pretty much bananas where ever you go but this sapodilla…

Hawaiian Adventure

Greetings and Aloha boys and girls. It’s about time I shared a post regarding my latest adventures. Early in March I boarded a plane for Honolulu on the paradise island state of Hawaii. My friend Brian was there to greet me at the airport and so my adventure began. I was only in Honolulu for one day and then we were off to Kauai, the garden isle. They say timing…