Chilean Carica Fruit...Carica is an all natural fruit. Each Carica fruit is hand selected, peeled, seeded, poached, & bottled with no preservatives. The Carica fruit tree is actually a giant herb & only lives six years. The gourmet Carica fruit has an attractive yellow color, slightly crunchy texture, extraordinary taste & an aromatic fragrance. The Chilean Carica, also known as Chilean Golden Papaya or Chilean Mountain Papaya, is a boutique fruit from a semi-desert area in the North of Chile, called Limari Valley. Chilean Carica fruit is a uniquely versatile gourmet product. Chilean Carica fruit enhances any dish from a simple appetizer to a green salad, meats & seafood, to dessert & even cocktails!