Serving Starfruit

Starfruit (Averrhoa carambola) belongs to the Oxalidaceae family, which also includes shamrocks. Starfruit is known many other names including carambola, belimbing or belimbing manis (Indonesia), mafueng (Thailand), kamrakh (Indian) Chinese starfruit, star apple and five-angled fruit. The star fruit has 4-7 (but typically 5) lobes covered in an edible waxy yellow skin. Its name refers to the shape […]