Frutas y Verduras
A Fresh Food Lover's Guide to Mexico
This book can be downloaded and read in Apple Books on your Mac or iOS device.
'Frutas y Verduras' means, in English, simply: 'Fruits and Vegetables' and this is guide is all about helping you discover ingredients all around Mexico. From ‘Aguacate to Zapote Negro’, with this handy guide you'll have a wealth of information to refer to when you shop the mercados or encounter street-side vendors.
From the fruits of the many cacti that thrive in arid climates, to the tropical rainforest fruits, Frutas y Verduras presents you with a range of Fruits, Vegetables and Herbs that define the flavors of each region. Many are not commonly found outside of Mexico, and the experience of tasting foods so unique and authentic is priceless.
Colorful slide shows make it easy to identify what's what. Once you know what you're looking at, refer to the guide's many features...
• When it's ripe.
• What it tastes like.
• How to pronounce it (audio)
• How to prepare it – with prep notes, and simple recipes
• Which nutrients it's valuable for, and any cautions for those with health issues.
...and much more!
Stroll Mexico's market stalls with confidence, with English-language knowledge at your fingertips. Using its visual table of contents, you can identify those un-labelled fruits or vegetables. Audio pronunciation for each food helps you ask for it by name. Use this enhanced interactive eBook to help you to choose, prepare and enjoy the freshest of Mexico’s flavors!