Dragon Fruit Jelly: The Best of Exotic Fruits

She is beautiful, a dragon fruit. The cactus fruit, also called pitaya or pitahaya, has a wonderful, exotic aroma, but it has come a long way, so you should not pimp every muesli and fruit salad with it. But incredibly tasty and whole fruits, ie. There is a recipe that uses the peel as well. All you need to cool and make crazy jelly is agar-agar, a large mold or lots of small ones: we make dragon fruit jelly. Oh, let’s call them fancy: Pitaya Jelly Cubes…yeah, that sounds good.

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Yes, dragon fruit jelly in this form can be enjoyed directly alongside fancy desserts or in drinks, but processing fruit is a fantastic way to enjoy seasonal produce all year round. We have some ideas for you… check it out:

We make the recipe vegetarian and use agar agar. Felix will explain to you what it is (oh my god). The agar-agar gel test is especially important because each fruit binds differently depending on the sugar and acid content. Betsy shows you the best way to try it! Our cooking school has it all…check it out!



The most beautiful fruit jelly in the world? Dragon fruit jelly with fruits


Delicious and beautiful: our dragon fruit jelly is a real specialty!

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  1. Scrub the dragon fruit with a vegetable peeler. Thinly slice the top and bottom. Use a sharp knife on the inside of the skin to remove the fruit. Cut the rough skin and wash under hot water.

  2. Boil water in a pot. Add the sugar and peels to the water and boil for 10-15 minutes until the water turns a nice red color. Now remove the peel and add lemon juice.

  3. In the meantime, cut the meat into 2 cm cubes and put them in a mold.

  4. Mix the agar agar with the water according to the instructions. Test the jelly and pour the mixture into a mold to cool. Leave the mixture to cool until firm. Then slice or just slice as desired.

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