Thursday, April 19, 2012

Ladies in the Trees Photo

I have no idea what these ladies are picking from there perch up in the trees but it caught me a bit by surprise. This picture was taken in Ping’an China and was a great place to visit to see rice terraces.

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  1. I think it's tamarind. The tree looks similar and they have red flowers before they fruit.

    I'd love to revisit China, perhaps when I have a free month or so...and the $$$$$$

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    1. I don't know much about tamarind. I think I have tried it once but don't think I was to crazy about it. I guess I should give it another try.

      I really enjoyed my time in China and would like to also return but so many places in the world to see. I did not find China really expensive but the Euro was strong then so am sure that has changed.

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    2. You should give tamarind another chance, although it has to be good quality to eat as a fruit. It reminds me of a few dried fruits rolled into one. Otherwise, it's used in cooking as a sourish flavour.

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