Available/Season: All year round
Grown in the high-altitude regions of Colombia
Flavor: Sweet-sour. It is a soft berry that looks like a tomato with a pleasant taste.
Benefits: High Antioxidants which helps those suffering from hepatitis, malaria, dermatitis, and asthma. Rich in vitamin B- Complex and vitamin A, which improves eyesight. It contains weight loss properties.
It is used in sauces, pies, puddings, and eaten fresh in fruit salads. As a juice, it is equally exotic and delicious. It is also used as decoration and garnishing in famous restaurants and hotels.