Dragon Fruit Habanero Glaze Recipe
Dragonfruit is a delicious, summertime treat when in season. Dragon fruit (also known as pitahaya or strawberry pear), is a tropical fruit believed native to Central America with a sweet, seed-speckled pulp. Dragonfruit also contains betalains,very potent anti-oxidants that can combat oxidative stress.
This is a tremendously versatile glaze to use on fish (or other proteins). Here, a fresh tuna steak was grilled to perfection and topped with the glaze. This addition brings a sweet heat that screams tropical summer fun. Simple, easy, and delectable!
- ½ habanero, minced (more if additional heat is desired)
- 1 dragon fruit; chopped
- 1 tsp. lemongrass, minced
- ¼ cup rice vinegar
Combine all the ingredients and puree. Reduce over medium heat in a small saucepan until thickened; about 15 minutes.