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  • n. Plural form of feijoa.


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  • The feijoas, also called pineapple guavas, are my second favorite fruit from our yard (the figs are my favorite).

    Boing Boing

  • I grow feijoas also known as pineapple guavas and we can hardly wait for the fruit to ripen each year.

    Weird fruits in NZ

  • The image of feijoas comes from Daley's Fruit Tree Blog.

    Archive 2009-01-01

  • I bought a box of feijoas from Northland on Trademe - so you are probably closer!

    fei·jo·a chut·ney

  • I just love feijoas, and like to eat as many as I can in their short season, a season which is rapidly coming to an end, filling me with a sense of urgency - I must make the most of this most delicious fruit.

    fei·jo·a chut·ney

  • To me feijoas are a completely unique flavour, but I have heard them described as banana-like but with a citrus flavour.

    Archive 2006-05-01

  • A friend of mine describes them as tasting like iron ; which I like to hear because it means that I get presents of huge boxes of feijoas from her several dozen trees!

    Archive 2006-05-01

  • Like vegemite, there is no middle ground with feijoas, you either love or hate the flavour.

    Archive 2006-05-01

  • I wonder if feijoas are as popular outside New Zealand?

    Archive 2006-05-01

  • My mother makes feijoa chutney, several people I know make feijoa jam, stewed feijoas feature in pies and sauces, and a friend of mine is about to bottle his home made feijoa cider.

    Archive 2006-05-01


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