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The Delicious and Healthy Colombian Fruit You’ve Never Heard Of: Lulo

Are you a fan of Colombian or Latin American food and want to try it in South Florida? We offer some fruits you might not have ever heard of!

It is well known that Colombia is located in an enviable region of the world offering incredible fruits that you might not be familiar with. Say hello to Solanum quitoense, better known as “Lulo”.

An exotic fruit with a citrus flavor that is very popular in Colombia, especially in the El Valle region, it is sometimes described as a combination of rhubarb and lime. The Lulo fruit is harvested when fully ripe to avoid the fruit becoming sour.

El Balcón de las Américas brings for you the authentic flavors of Colombia with natural juices that are perfect to stay hydrated in the South Florida heat. Did we mention that it’s also great for you? 

 

  • Rich in vitamin C and vitamin A, it’s associated with boosting the immune system.
  • The antioxidants that are present can help fight oxidative stress and clear free radicals.
  • Boosts vision.
  • Regulates digestion.
  • Lowers cholesterol.
  • Detoxifies the body. 

 

What are you waiting for? Stay refreshed, healthy, and happy by joining El Balcón de las Américas at any of our 6 locations: Boca Raton, Sawgrass, Coral Springs, Margate, Deerfield Beach, and Pembroke Pines.

Discover the lure of Colombia and the flavors you won’t find anywhere else in South Florida!