Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 0 mins

From Glenn Tankard's Tropical Fruit. The canistel, Pouteria campechiana, was well known to Central and South American pre-columbian civilisations. Other names for this fruit include yellow sapote, egg fruit, tiesa, arbol del hueva and huevo vegetal.


  1. Mix the canistel and 1/2 cup of cold milk together in a blender.
  2. Add the ice cream and the remainder of the milk and continue to blend.
  3. Serve at once.