Can you guess, which country is the highest producer of Guavas in the world? I-N-D-I-A. And we truly apologise to include it so late in our spread. Though the origin of Guavas is uncertain, a quick search online points at southern Mexico – hundreds of miles away from India. How did they reach here? Munch a few chunks and you might get the answer.
We feel that English is a funny language and we love it for all its amusing streaks. But when the whole world called a fruit ananas, or something similar, we do not understand the reason why the English chose to call it Pineapple. But as a great writer once said, “An Ananas with any other name, still tastes as sweet”