Feijoa recipes

Feijoa Walnut Streusel Muffins

Feijoa Walnut Streusel Muffins

We were given a big bag of feijoas by one of hb's work mate and we cant finish them. As the feijoas have short shelf life, some were almost rotten and so, I shared them with the cow and sheeps hehehez
Feijoa and lemon zest cordial

Feijoa and lemon zest cordial

Krzyszof gave us a bag full of Feijoa. But because the feijoa season is short I though of freezing some for winter, to make smoothies when we don't have so much fresh fruit
Instant feijoa ice cream

Instant feijoa ice cream

With our feijoa tree bursting with fruit that are dropping faster than I can collect, I had been on the hunt for a feijoa recipe when Nadia Lim’s instant feijoa ice cream showed up on my Facebook news feed
Feijoa crumble

Feijoa crumble

Arrange feijoas in a shallow baking dish. Sprinkle over feijoas. 10 feijoas, peeled and chopped into chunks
Mumsey's Feijoa Crumble Square

Mumsey's Feijoa Crumble Square

As usual for this time of year, the feijoas are falling and carpeting the ground so they need dealing with
Feijoa jam... is like guava paste!

Feijoa jam... is like guava paste!

So next time I'll make feijoa 'paste', not jam, and I'll be sure not to put it into a jar. I have entered another recipe already for Sweet NZ this month, but since feijoas are in season now I didn't want to wait another month
Feijoa and and Gingerella  Smoothies

Feijoa and and Gingerella Smoothies

I crawled under my neighbour's feijoa bushes today to gather those which have fallen onto the damp ground while they are away on holiday
Chocolate Feijoa Cake

Chocolate Feijoa Cake

I never knew we had a feijoa tree until a friend of mine wandered around our backyard last year and saw this small tree, when he saw it was out of season so the last of the fruits were already rotting on the ground or had been consumed by the birds
Feijoa Chutney

Feijoa Chutney

Ingredients500g feijoas500g onions1 cup dates 1 cup raisins1 cup brown sugar2 tblsp salt500mls malt vinegar½ tblsp curry powder½ tblsp ground ginger½ tsp cayenne pepper½ tsp ground cloves    Wipe feijoas, trim ends and chop. The picture above shows feijoa chutney served with my self crusting quiche 500g feijoas
Feijoa

Feijoa

Feijoa fruit have a distinctive smell. The ester methyl benzoate smells strongly of feijoas and the aroma of the fruit is caused mostly by this and other closely related esters
Feijoa and Apple Crumble

Feijoa and Apple Crumble

My neighbour has a few Feijoa trees in her yard. Feijoas, also known as Pineapple Guava or Guavasteen in other parts of the world, is native to the highlands of Southern Brazil, Eastern Paraguay, Uruguay, Northern Argentina and Colombia
Moist Feijoa Loaf

Moist Feijoa Loaf

Add feijoas and then alternate adding a little milk and combined flour and ginger. Preheat oven to 180 C
Fantastic Feijoa Smoothie

Fantastic Feijoa Smoothie

I came up with this recipe as a way to try and get through some of the dozens and dozens of feijoas that are covering a part of my lawn at the moment
Chocolate Feijoa Cake

Chocolate Feijoa Cake

Feijoas are such a seasonal fruit it's important to have lots of different ways to use them during that time
Feijoa and lemon zest cordial

Feijoa and lemon zest cordial

Krzyszof gave us a bag full of Feijoa. But because the feijoa season is short I though of freezing some for winter, to make smoothies when we don't have so much fresh fruit
Feijoa Cheesecake (a healthier version)

Feijoa Cheesecake (a healthier version)

Feijoa season is, in my opinion, one of best thing about autumn. As well as eating these in abundance, I’ve created one of my one of my favourite recipes so far, a healthy feijoa cheesecake (well, healthier than a standard recipe anyway
Simple Feijoa Muffins

Simple Feijoa Muffins

This is a very basic feijoa muffin recipe and is quite nice. Make up a cup of cut up feijoas either scooping out little bits or peeling them and chopping them