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Pejibayes, bactris gasipaes, or peach palm fruit in the Boston area?

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Pejibayes, bactris gasipaes, or peach palm fruit in the Boston area?

artee | Sep 1, 2009 09:09 AM

Hello,

For the love of all that is culinarily holy, please please help me find some pejibayes, bactris gasipaes, or peach palm fruit in the Boston area!

I spent several months living in Costa Rica a few years ago, and dearly miss this fruit. Boiled, peeled, and with a little fresh lime... oh man, I can still taste it.

This is the wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pejibaye

And some additional pictures: http://images.google.com/images?hl=en...

I'm sorry to make such a desperate attempt on my first post, but I would love you forever, if you can help me locate where I can buy these in the area.

Thank you much in advance!!

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