Jackfruit is an exotic fruit with a truly distinct flavor. When you try it, jackfruit has a sweet and tangy flavor. Some people say it has an almost meaty flavor, especially after you cook it. If you like trying new foods, jackfruit is a must-try!
Our jackfruit slices are the perfect way to give this unique fruit a try! The fruit is dried but still maintains its distinctive flavor. These dried jackfruit pieces will last much longer than fresh fruit and are much easier to find. You probably won't find fresh jackfruit at your local grocery store and may need to venture to a few different stores to find it.
Our dried jackfruit may become one of your favorite snacks because of its unique taste and versatility. Whatever you're doing, jackfruit is easy to eat and pack to take on the go.
When you're relaxing or working at home, you can munch on jackfruit for a filling and delicious snack. Pack it in your lunch to eat at work or school or put into a baggy when you'll be riding in the car for a while. If you put it out at a party, it will become popular with your guests who want to try it!
About the Jackfruit
Jackfruit originated in the rainforests of India. The fruit is not common in the United States, but it is a popular ingredient in foods in South and Southeast Asia. In fact, jackfruit is the national fruit of Bangladesh and Sri Lanka and the state fruit of some regions in India! Today, jackfruit grows in tropical areas in other parts of the world besides South and Southeast Asia.
Jackfruit is the biggest tree-grown fruits in the world — a single jackfruit can weigh up to 120 pounds! The jack tree only produces around 100 to 200 fruits in one year.
Health Benefits of Jackfruit
Our dried jackfruit slices are a unique and delicious snack that's also a much healthier option compared to other snacks. When you're looking for snacks, you want something that will taste good but also fill you up until your next meal. Prepackaged snacks like cookies and chips are easy to eat, but they're not very good for us. On your next shopping trip, try swapping out some of those unhealthy snacks with healthier options like these dried jackfruit slices!
Some of the health benefits from eating jackfruit are that it:
1. Controls Blood Sugar:
Jackfruit is low on the glycemic index, which means it can keep your blood sugar levels from rising rapidly. If you have diabetes, adding jackfruit to your diet may be a huge help in controlling your blood sugar levels.2. Strengthens Your Immune System:
You'll get Vitamins C and A, carotenoids and flavanones from eating jackfruit, which boosts your immune system and can help prevent some diseases, like type 2 diabetes and heart disease.3. Improves Heart Health:
When you eat jackfruit, you're giving your body boosts of potassium, fiber and antioxidants that are good for your heart. These nutrients can lower your risk for heart disease.4. Prevents Skin Issues:
Jackfruit contains several different nutrients and antioxidants, including Vitamin C, that can make your skin healthier. Some people even claim that jackfruit has anti-aging qualities to it.
Buy jackfruit slices in smaller quantities or in bulk from Sincerely Nuts. When you shop with us, you will always have the best quality and customer experience.