New entry in our Glossary : Keluak Nut (Pangium edule) Read about this at : http://culinaryglossary.info/k/kluwak-nut/ Buah keluak is a black nut from Indonesia about the size of a misshapen golf ball. The surface is ridged with a smooth nut ‘mouth’ across the flattest part. A slit is made in this mouth through which one scrapes out the contents which have been variously described as ‘opium’ and soft tar’. The taste is indescribable and has
Kentucky Coffeetree The huge doubly compound leaves give this tree a tropical feel, and the arching branches present an elm-like form. This is a seedless selection. Good tolerance of heat, drought, and cold. The tree has a bit of litter in spring and fall with seed pods and large leaves.