Guinep/'Kinep' fruit (Melicoccus bijugatus)
The Guinep/íKinepí fruit (Melicoccus bijugatus), is not only a popular and delicious fruit in Belize but also has various health properties such as Vitamin A for boosting the immune system, fiber for lowering cholesterol and presents urinary stones; among other beneficial properties.
So the next time youíre at the Market donít be afraid to grab a bag or two!
Photograph by Museum of Belize
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