Otaheite Apples

It’s Apple season again and fruit vendors have their market stalls filled with our Jamaican Otaheite Apple. This is one of my favourite fruits.Jamaican Otaheite Apple

The Otaheite Apple or Malay Apple is soft and juicy,  it is not as sweet as the apples we import from the USA.

Apple
Imported American apples

The Jamaican Otaheite apples come into season about three times per year.

Otaheite AppleOtaheite Apples contain protein, fat, fibre, ash, calcium, phosphorus, iron, carotene, vitamin A, thiamine, riboflavin, niacin and ascorbic acids.

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