Just when you think you’ve heard it all, this chocolate tasting fruit comes along. Can life get any sweeter than this?
The Black Sapote is a real, delicious fruit native to eastern Mexico and Central America. Anyone who has tried this fruit will tell you that it really does taste like chocolate pudding and even has the same consistency too! In fact, it tastes so much like chocolate pudding, people refer to it as “the chocolate pudding fruit.” It can be enjoyed raw or baked into something as a chocolate substitute. Not only do they taste great but they’re also a much healthier alternative than regular chocolate. The Black Sapote is low in fat and high in vitamin C.
Behold the Black Sapote, a.k.a “the Chocolate Pudding Fruit”
Doesn’t This Look Simply Delicious?
Check out this video with some tips about using the Black Sapote from a cultivator in Australia which also sells the fruit trees online.
Here are a few recipes you can make using this fruit.
Chocolate Sapote Cake with Kumquat Orange Marmalade, recipe here.
Tropical Black Sapote Pudding, Mexican “Unchocolate” Bread and Black Sapote Pie – recipes here.