Longan Fruit Nutrients and Benefits

Longan FruitLongan Fruit in other languages means Dragon Eye or Cat’s Eye, because when you open up the shell of Longan you’ll see a clearish and liquidy jell and inside of that round jelly you’ll be able to see a black seed that is similar to a pupil of an eye. The Longan fruit itself is round and about one inch in diameter. Longans grow on a Tropical Tree that is usually found around Southeast Asia. According to some people Longan Fruit is very sweet and juicy, and it can be eaten either raw, dry, or cooked. Asian people usually use it in soups, desserts, snacks, or in canned foods. Longan fruit has been used through many years as a herbal medicine or therapy. About 100 grams or three and a half ounces of Raw Longans contains these Nutrients: Continue reading