This Apple-Like Nugget Was Once the Most Commo…

This Apple-Like Nugget Was Once the Most Commonly Smuggled Fruit In the United States:

During Day of the Dead celebrations, participants provide candies known as rielitos and garlands made from tejocote as offerings to ancestors that have passed on. The cultural significance of this fruit makes tejocotes a highly valued item during the holiday season, one that many Mexican immigrants pay top dollar to have.