Thursday, August 22, 2013

Fact of the Day: Pluot

Pluots may look like plums, but they are actually a hybrid fruit. It's a cross between a plum and an apricot. 

25 comments:

Joke (Joke's Camera) said...

I think I have never seen them. Great to know. Greetings, Joke

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Kay said...

No kidding? I always wondered. I thought they were some kind of thing that became prunes. I'm going to have to try one.

Anna-Alina said...

Cool! I have never seen it!But I love apricots and plums. My favourute fruits!

Fashion Lover said...

Wow!! I didn't know this fruit!!

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Bob Bushell said...

It must been made by an apriplum!

黄清华 Wong Ching Wah said...

Like Taiwanese 'steel' egg !

Anonymous said...

Now I need to taste these!

Mia Di Domenico said...

Interesting post Adam! :)

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Natasha said...

I didn't even know these existed! I'm going to have to hunt one down now and try it. Really interesting. - Tasha xxx

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

And they're delicious!

DEZMOND said...

never heard of it, but it sounds amazing!

Pat Hatt said...

Hybrid fruit? What next? Hybrid noodles

Debra She Who Seeks said...

Never heard of them. But the cross would make an interesting flavour, I bet.

Pilar Domínguez said...

I have never heard about this hybrid fruit. Does it taste well?Kisses:)

Optimistic Existentialist said...

Size-wise, are they closer to a plum or a fruit?

Emmylou said...

I don't think I've ever had these before.

LV said...

Call them what you wish, I love a good plum.

Shabrina Hazimi said...

Just wondered how it tasted :D

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A Beer for the Shower said...

Pluot? Really? Why not plumpricot?

Gloria Baker said...

I love these but I love more apricots only apricots :)

Theresa Mahoney said...

My daughter loves these!

Selvaggia Capizzi said...

I have never heard of pluot!
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Christine said...

I've tried them, but forgot what they were a cross between, good to know.

Teddi said...

plu what? i have never heard of a pluot before. i don't even know how you would say it. i'm sure my guy would like them. negative for me.