An oval, tropical fruit with yellow to green skin and meat that ranges from off-white to red. Guavas have tiny edible seeds and a taste reminiscent of pineapple and lemon. Very similar to feijoas in taste and appearance, guavas are botanically different. Guavas range from 1 to 4 inches in diameter.


  1. Guava -Glazed Chicken

    The term spatchcockinge refers to splitting poultry along the back and flattening the flesh. This technique shortens the cooking time and ensures even cooking. Grill or oven roast this chicken dinner recipe.

  2. Caramel Cream Cheese Custard

    Every panaderia (bakery) in Puerto Rico has many flavors of flan, from vanilla to guava . Reduced-fat cream cheese gives this version a rich, comforting texture.

  3. Tropical Berry Pops

    This season's best berries bring a color palette of red, purple and blue to star in good-for-you desserts. They're light on calories and heavy on flavor.

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  1. Happy Monday! Weekend Recap 3/21-3/23

    Mon, 24 Mar 2014

    carnitas, it was off to satisfy our sweet tooth with churros! We had our choice of chocolate, vanilla, strawberry, caramel, guava , cream cheese, and plain... Tortilleria Sabinas - 1509 W 18th St, Chicago, IL 60608 Next up was a stop at a local tortilla

  2. Quesitos de Guayabas from Snow Bakery, Rincon, Puerto Rico

    Sat, 8 Sep 2012

    Rincon, Puerto Rico area, was the quesito de guayaba – the guava and cheese filled quesito. Here's an example of another one ..... the sweet richness of the cheese, the mellow sweetness of the guava . It makes for an absolutely perfect complement for the small

  3. Surullitos (Cheese Corn Sticks)

    Wed, 30 May 2012

    something delicious! This trip our plates were filled with pork, rice & beans, Surullitos and Guava Pudding Cake. I am not going to lie, the Guava Pudding Cake was too die for...but these little fried cornmeal sticks won my heart! Something

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