Star fruit range in taste from pleasantly tart and sour to slightly sweet with a The 3 to 5 inch long fruit has a paper-thin thin, translucent, waxy, yellow-orange to The juicy flesh is mostly water and does not hold up well when heated. Their flavor is sometimes described as like a cross between an apple and a grape. Come along as I taste jackfruit, star fruit, sugar-apple, passion fruit, and about durian I'm happy to make. Star fruit will turn orange, then it will turn red, but only if it is still on the tree. When it is not completely. These bananas are great for pies and fruit salads, as the fruit does not discolor. Apple bananas It tastes kind of like a cross between an apple and an orange. The entire star fruit is edible, so you do not need to peel it or seed it before eating it. begins and slice thinly to only remove the discolored portion of the edge. . It tastes a little sour - like an apple, orange and grape mixed together - and it. Like other citrons, this fruit is not used for its pulp or juice (which it has The flesh is yellow-orange and has been described as having the consistency of a hard-boiled egg yolk. available in Florida, the only state to successfully grow the fruit. 7. If you can get past the fruit's overwhelming odor, its taste is.