Langka is the Tagalog word for jackfruit, reputedly the world’s largest fruit to grow on trees. It is a very large, heavy fruit. The ripe yellow-orange flesh can be eaten fresh… Raw, it is used in cooking.
Photo by Toyang Noresa. Minatamis na Saba (Sweetened Bananas). Minatamis is the Tagalog word for “sweetened” or “candied.” Philippine fruits commonly made into minatamis are saba bananas, jackfruit, kamias, and even pineapples and mangoes.