Black zapote

Cooking Recipes Catalogue

Black zapote is a fragrant, juicy fruit native to the Yucatan. Plum-like with a round almost egg-shaped appearance. Its average size is 2-4 inches in diameter, the flesh of the fruit can vary from yellow to shades of brown. Usually contains 3-12 black, shiny seeds. Also referred to as sapodilla, zapotilla and chocolate pudding persimmon.