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Spread it on crackers or a bagel, drizzled with his tasty Smack Daddy’s Smokin’ Hot Sauce (which is not too hot) made with three kinds of peppers, mustard, and guava for a touch of sweetness.
The booths will highlight five Sculpin IPA beers: Sculpin, Unfiltered Sculpin, Grapefruit Sculpin, Pineapple Sculpin and Aloha Sculpin, which is infused with mango and guava.
There is a stand where churros — filled with chocolate, dulce de leche, pineapple, cream cheese or guava — are made.
Nasser ducks behind a doorway and returns with a manhole-cover-size platter of fresh dates, bananas, and guava perched on his arm.
This is a plantain wrapped with bacon and topped with guava marmalade, queso blanco and cilantro.
Don’t skip the duck carnitas, which feature a sweet and smoky guava chipotle sauce and crispy tufts of fried onion skin.
There are orchards of guava and custard apple, and plantings of roses and jasmine for scent and color.
In a bit of whimsy, foie gras is sandwiched inside a pastelito with Redland guava jam.
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This is any of many trees and shrubs of a genus that is native to the New World tropics. The two important species are common guava and cattley, or strawberry, guava. The sweet pulp of the common guava fruit has a musky, sometimes pungent odor. The pulp of the strawberry guava fruit has a strawberry-like flavor. Guavas are processed into jams, jellies, and preserves. Fresh guavas are rich in vitamins A, B, and C. They are eaten raw, sliced, and are often served in desserts.
Origin and Etymology of guava
First Known Use: 1604See Words from the same year
GUAVA Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of guava for English Language Learners
: the sweet yellow fruit of a tropical American tree
: a tree that produces guavas
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