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Passionfruit Cultivation in Puerto Rico

You can’t imagine what joy I felt to read that someone is dedicating his efforts to planting passionfruit, one of my favorites. Daileen Joan Rodríguez writes about a Young farmer from San Sebastián, Puerto Rico, Daniel Estrada Pagán, who has planted almost eleven acres’ worth of passionfruit (Passiflora). 197 more words

News

What's That Fruit: Maracuya

I first tried maracuya in Argentina. It was imported to Buenos Aires, a city too far south for any tropical fruits to grow nearby. Although I’d probably had passion fruit mixed into some fancy dessert in the States, like infused into cupcake  frosting or some artsy shit, I hadn’t actually seen the fruit in its wholeness– let alone known what to look for in the grocery store. 360 more words

Essays

Maracuya, Granadilla. I'll Call It Passionfruit.

I have had my share of passionfruit the last several years. I consider it my absolute favorite exotic fruit whose incredibly heady aroma can fill a room with its unmistakable scent of the tropics. 398 more words

Travel

Mis piernas me sirven para caminar

“Tienes bonitas piernas.”

“Gracias, me sirven para caminar.”

La mayor parte de las personas que escuchan esa respuesta de mi parte se ríen pues lo toman a broma, pero la realidad es que lo digo muy en serio. 571 more words

Santa Marta

On day #7 in Colombia, we had breakfast with an ocean view at Creperia, and cabbed over to Santa Marta. We checked into an incredibly cute and unique boutique hotel called Casa De Leda, which is themed after the story of Leda and the Swan (Leda and Zeus the rapist). 234 more words

Cosas que deberías saber del Maracuya.

MARACUYA:

El Maracuya es una fruta que se da principalmente en zonas tropicales; Existen dos tipos de Maracuya, el amarillo y el morado , el  amarillo se da principalmente en Sudamerica, y el morado se da principalmente en la India y en zonas de África. 222 more words

Datos Curiosos

Fruits Galore

Ecuador has so many exotic fruits that we don’t get up here in Canada.

Since it is illegal to import fresh fruit from another country, I had to be a bit crafty and brought home (although artificial) powdered juice packets! 125 more words

Food