Healthy living

Tamarillo or tree tomato

Egg shaped, about the size of a plum, smooth glossy peel either purple, red, orange or yellow. Inside flesh is black to orange surrounding edible small black seeds.


Choose only firm unblemished, fragrant fruit, heavy for its size, which yields to gentle pressure.


Wrap in plastic and refrigerate.

Serving suggestions

Fruit platters, salads, chutneys, relishes and curries.


Peel before use.

Serving suggestion

Add raw to fruit compotes.

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