Passion fruit

Passion fruit is a sweet exotic fruit. The fruit has a round shape with a hard leathery skin, which start to wrinkle after some time. When the skin is wrinkled, the passion fruit tastes at his best. The contents of a passion fruits consists of fellow flesh with black edible seeds.

Passion fruit’s popularity is growing. All you need to do to eat this super convenient, healthy snack is scoop the flesh out with a spoon. Our consumer research showed that kids particularly love passion fruit! Yex provides active promotional support for this wonderful product and we will be happy to help you with promotions and activities!

Passion fruit goes under our brand Discovered.

Passport Passion fruit

Name Passiefruit
Family Passiflora
Species Edulis & Ester
Origin South America
Source South Africa, Colombia, Vietnam, Zimbabwe, Kenya
Availability Year-round
Packaging Loose & packed
Brand Discovered


Storage advice Passion fruit

In the store

You have to store passion fruit in a cool, dry place at 8 to 10 degrees Celsius and a relative humidity (RH) of 90%.

At home

We advise consumers to sallow the passion fruit to ripen at room temperature. Once it is ripe it can be stored in the refrigerator.

Usage tips Passion fruit

Passion fruit is easy to consume by scooping the flesh out of a halved fruit with a spoon. The pulp of the passion fruit van also be used in juices and desserts.

Extra tip for the consumer
The pulp of the passion fruit is also delicious stirred through yoghurt

Maturity / Freshness Passion fruit

When the fruit has a wrinkled skin, it is perfectly ripe and tastes sweeter.

Calendar Passion fruit

South Africa

Growing areas Passion fruit

Passion fruit is native tot Brazil, but is grown in many countries. The fruit grows on a vine and is picked ripe. Because we get our supply from different countries, we can offer you this delicious fruit yearround. Our passion fruit comes from South Africa, Colombia, Vietnam, Zimbabwe and Kenya.

Discovered Passion fruit

Passion fruit goes under our brand Discovered. The packaging on Discovered products provides not only details about their source and flavour but also explains how the product should be stored and prepared.

Our Discovered recipe platform is full of handy product information, cutting techniques and more than 200 exotic recipes. From main dishes to breakfast, for passion fruit there is plenty of inspiration for consumers


Passion fruit

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