Category: Nile Valley

celebrating Africa…tamarind fruit 0

celebrating Africa…tamarind fruit

Tamarind fruit is a staple in Nile Valley and East Africa. The Tree is also very good because it creates an amazing Habitat for Bees. Tamarind is a very tart and tangy fruit that is even made into a sauce in Kenya! (See the Mombassa style Tamarind Sauce in the 5th Pic). In the United States, we can actually get Tamarind from the Mexicans who import it into their local American markets strait from Mexico They use Tamarind to spice a mango drink they call “Mangonada” and u literally suck it off the straw The Tamarind was cultivated long ago...