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jackfruit

Largest fruit in the world... can weigh up to 80 lbs! It looks looks like a giant dinosaur egg with short, thorny spines on it, up to 3 ft long! (1m) The orange flesh is sweet and tart, like a cross between a mango and peach. High in fiber. Seeds edible also. Actually related to mulberries somehow. High in vitamin C for virus and bacteria protection, white blood cell support, rich in phytonutrients, lignans, isoflavones and saponins which have anti-cancer and anti-aging properties. Anti-ulcer properties, helps constipation, cleaning colon. Used for healthy eyes,(macular degeneration, night blindness), skin, energy, heart support, blood pressure, asthma, bones, osteoporosis, anemia, thyroid, hormone production. Used as meat replacement (main course) by many.
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The Langka mGrin-bcu of K is without doubt simply reminiscent of the Ramayana, as the text only mentions after that the queen of the rakshasi.
'The sewage does not merely come from hotels, but also from vendors from Por Langka market, which was closed down.
The Langka had a rich flavor, and would be appreciated by diners who want vegetables other than salads.
Courses nine to 12 were: Creme Emperatrice, an interesting concoction of hydrated coconut, coconut milk, and skimmed coconut powder mixed with rice powder; the classic turon with chocolate and caramel and a slice of langka on the side; a tropical fruit cake that was flambeed; and Spicy Chocolate Ginger Bombs, which was made from Davao dark chocolate and a spicy 12-herb turmeric ginger.
Vichea, the founder of the Free Trade Union (FTU), was gunned down in broad daylight in 2004 outside a news stand in front of Phnom Penh's Wat Langka. Two suspects - Born Samnang and Ouk Sam Ouen - were jailed for the murder, but the convictions proved controversial due to a lack of evidence.
2007 332 Kg Bunga Anggrek Langka Gagal Diselundupkan ke Jepang.
and there are others who believe that the Sakais [here = Senoi] came to live in the Malay Peninsula after the Semang did, and they may be the same band of the Vedda of the Langka island who migrated to live there a very long time ago.
The San Mateo and Langka rivers turned red with blood.
Langka); and Cavite (Niyog ES, Kalsadang Bago, Imus).
Constellation, a light dessert of fruity and nutty langka chilled cheese cake.
'If social media was around when Chea Vichea was gunned down outside Wat Langka in January 2004, there would have been a lot more information about who his true killer was,' he added.
(1996) Limnologi dan Konservasi Lingkungan Hidup Rawa, Danau dan Sungai: Habitat Biota Langka. Prosiding Ekspose Limnologi dan Pembangunan, Bogor, LIPI/Puslitbang Limnologi.