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Longan Fruit

Dimocarpus longan, commonly known as the longan, is a tropical tree that produces edible fruit.  It is one of the better-known tropical members of the soapberry family (Sapindaceae), to which the lychee also belongs. 205 more words

Foodie Facts

Longan Mango and Raspberry Popsicle Recipe

Serves 12 | Prep Time: 15 minutes | Freeze Time: 6-9 hours


2 cups longans with syrup*
2 cups mango juice*
2 cups raspberries with juice* 201 more words


The 'Long' Dragon in the Chinese and Vietnamese Language

In Vietnamese and Chinese the word for ‘Dragon’ is ‘Long’. It shows up in lots of place names as well as fruits and fish.

Halong Bay: 

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Pear and Sea Coconut Dessert Soup

Happy New Year!  I just watched the amazing fireworks display at the Roof Garden lounge in the service apartment where I am staying in Hong Kong.  265 more words


Gin o’Clock – Part Nineteen


The ginaissance has spawned a phenomenal number of new, independent distillers, all jostling for attention and your hard-earned cash. It is hard to even make modest inroads into what is available. 524 more words


Young Longan Fruits

After several days of heavy rainfall, most of the blossoms on our Fijian Longan tree (Pometia pinnata) fell off, however today I found a couple young Longan fruits on the tree. 52 more words

Flowers & Plants

Homemade Jelly Version 1.0

They said that every photos had a story behind. And This is the story of the “super bouncy jelly” made by one of the friend for the gathering. 147 more words

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