Frieda's Specialty Produce - Burro Banana

Overview

What is a Burro Banana?

  • Burro bananas are more squared in shape than common yellow bananas.  When ripe, the skin is yellow with black spots and the flesh is creamy white.  It has a tangy, lemon-banana flavor and is generally soft, getting firmer towards the center.

How to Eat

  • Enjoy alone, add to fruit salads, or use in recipes calling for bananas.

Health Benefits

  • Good source of potassium and fiber.

How to Choose

  • Choose fruits relatively free from blemishes.

How to Store

  • Ripen at room temperature until soft.

When are they in season?

  • Year-round

Where are they grown?

  • Product of Mexico and Equador

Recipes