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Australian Lychee Fruit

This item is currently not in season.

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Seasonality: Dec - Feb
Origin: Australia

Each contains a single, large, inedible seed. One cup of fresh lychee fruit has only 125 calories, more vitamin C than oranges or lemons and is loaded with potassium.

The exotic Lychee fruit is extremely juicy with a distinctive, slightly acidic fragrance and flavor; the fruit is comparable to grapes in texture with a white, translucent coloring. These small, round fruits are about the same size as a kumquat with a tough "bumpy" bright red rind that peels easily. Each contains a single, large, inedible seed.

One cup of fresh lychee fruit has only 125 calories, more vitamin C than oranges or lemons and is loaded with potassium.

Lychees can be simply enjoyed as hand-fruit or chopped and added to ice creams, custards, cocktails and fruit salads.

Product of Australia.