Guava

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.

Recipes

  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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Articles

  1. Reggae Baby Back Ribs

    Tue, 24 Jun 2014

    for an ingredient I’ve never used: guava paste. I asked some of my neighbors if they ..... that I may not even think to buy.) The guava paste was a treat: sweet but tempered ..... and I found that description apt. If guava paste isn’t as readily available in your

Food Blogs We Love

  1. Guava Bars

    Sun, 22 Feb 2015

    getting...which will hopefully help me avoid keeling over on my next trip up some stairs. It hopefully also gives me a little extra leeway for a few treats...like this one. Guava Bars 215 grams all purpose flour 140 grams rolled oats

  2. Diamond on the Diamond with Coppola Wines

    Sat, 16 May 2015

    Wine Competition. The Chardonnay reflects the distinctive personality of Monterey vineyards, which give rise to juicy apple, guava and melon flavors. Whole-cluster pressing and a combination of barrel and stainless steel fermentation ensures that the creamy texture and

  3. slowly, so softly

    Wed, 6 May 2015

    and I couldn’t get off island to see her — where she lays out all my favorite places with her gentle phrases. “The guava ginger beer at Rachel’s reminded me of India, my grandfather’s house, and sitting on the dark green hood of his car eating guavas from the tree in the yard.” Don’t you

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