A favourite fruit in India and other tropical countries. The soft juicy flesh of fruit makes it difficult to peel and messy to eat but those who persevr it, its worth the effort.


Other names: Aam

Physical Description

size varies from from 100 gms to 1.8 kg

Colors: orange or reddish skin

Selecting and Buying

Seasonality: march, april, may, june
Peak: april, may
Choosing: when buying look for the flesh that yields slightly when gently pressed. large dark spots mean the flesh is bruised.


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