Within a Jackfruit will be firm, yellow flesh (arils) surrounding the seed. They are sweet when ripe and fragrant without any sourness. It is commonly referred to as having a sweet and slight crunchy sensation. Flavors are a combination of banana, mango, apple and pineapple and is commonly compared ‘Juicy Fruit Bubblegum’ in terms of flavor. They can also be cooked and are popular among vegan diets as a substitute for meat, with many claiming their preference over actual meat due to its similar texture also.
Provides a good source of: Vitamin C, Vitamin A, B-Vitamins, Magnesium, Potassium, Copper & Manganese.
Origin: Bangladesh, Brazil, Malaysia