Feasting Florida

Enjoying a sustainable, organic, lifestyle indulging in all Florida's Cuisines throughout the seasons

Gamboge


Gamboge

The gamboge fruit, (garcinia xanthochymus), is also known as a false mangosteen. It is from the Malaysian peninsula. It is approximately 6 to 7 centimeters in diameter. When ripe, it is bright yellow in color. The pulp surrounds two seeds and is juicy and acidic.