Australian scientists have developed a new variety of pineapple that has a coconut flavor. The Aus Jubilee pineapple has a hint of coconut. The new AusFestival pineapple has a much stronger coconut flavor. A fruit and vegetable company named Favco plans to produce and sell the coconut flavored pineapples.
Nina Sen is a frequent contributor to Live Science’s Life’s Little Mysteries series: an exploration and explanation of our world’s phenomena, both natural and man-made. She also writes astronomy photo stories for Live Science's sister site Space.com.