Definition: Lúcuma is a subtropical fruit grown in the Andean regions of South America. Lúcuma is a dark green and yellow fruit about the size of an avocado, with a bright orange, pasty pulp and a large dark brown seeds. It has a distinctive tropical caramel flavor that is difficult to describe. It is a good source of beta-carotene and vitamin B3.
Also Known As: Pouteria lucuma
Alternate Spellings: lucmo