The Longan, Dimocarpus longan, from the Sapindaceae family, also called dragon's eye due to its resemblance to the eyeball once peeled, has a spherical shape, yellowish brown in color and is approximately 2-4 centimeters in length. diameter. A bunch of longans contains approximately 30 fruits. Its outer skin is thin but hard at the same time, and is covered with small points similar to lichee, all and less pronounced. The Longan is easily peeled, and once the skin is removed, the translucent and very sugary pulp is appreciated, which contains a black, hard and shiny seed.
Nutritional and energetic values for 100 gr.