quandong

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quandong

, quandang, quantong
1. 
a. a small Australian santalaceous tree, Eucarya acuminata (or Fusanus acuminatus)
b. the edible fruit or nut of this tree, used in preserves
2. silver quandong
a. the pale easily worked timber of this tree
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When the readers of the Bush Tucker chapter are told, for example, that "few non-Indigenous Australians know their quandongs from their warrigal greens!" (69-70), it is clear that the possibility of Indigenous Australians as readers has never even been considered.
Increasingly they appear in upmarket restaurants, best cooked rare and often accompanied by a native Australian sauce made of quandongs or bush tomato.