Posts tagged african fruit
#BlackHistoryEats / Day 15 / Tamarind

Tamarind just has that taste that once you have had it, it's impossible to forget! Mistakenly assumed that its origins are Indian, tamarind is actually a very African plant/fruit/tree that has made a huge global impact on food and flavor.

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#BlackHistoryEats / Day 10 / Watermelon

Native to the Sudan, watermelon is currently the most produced fruit in the United States. There is no hiding the fact that watermelon has been used as racist and white supremacist icon against Black folks in this country ... but there is a lot of powerful history about this amazing fruit that we should feel empowered to reclaim and celebrate! 

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