Pomegranates

December 21, 2009

I love pomegranates. They are wonderful. Maybe even my favorite fruit. I just wish that they were easier to eat.

Well, my colleague Peshwaz Faizulla (from Iraqi Kurdistan) and my colleague Austin Petersen (from Missouri) made a nice video showing how to do it. I bought some pomegranates on the road from Jalalabad to Kabul yesterday and today used my wicked sharp Gerber/Applegate pocket knife to do as Peshwaz had instructed. It was great!

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Youcef December 21, 2009 at 4:51 pm

I like it too !
We have a lot of pomegranate ( trees ) in our family farm in Algeria !
In french it la Grenade, in Kabyle : Erreman !
You can eat it with Couscous Nature juste couscous seeds ! It’s awesome :).
Take Care monsieur Palmer.

Nathalie I. VOGEL December 22, 2009 at 6:08 am

I beg your pardon, “scalp it like a….” what?

Sharon December 27, 2009 at 12:06 am

or you could get a juicer…hmmmmm

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