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ki·wi·fruit

 (kē′wē-fro͞ot′)
n.
1. A woody vine (Actinidia deliciosa) native to China, cultivated especially in New Zealand for its edible fruit.
2. The fuzzy brown fruit of this plant, containing sweet green pulp. In both senses also called Chinese gooseberry.

[From the resemblance of the fruit's skin to the plumage of some species of kiwi birds.]
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INGREDIENTS MAKES 8 MUFFINS 2 eggs 200g low-fat cream cheese 1 Zespri Green Kiwifruit, peeled and blended 180g wholemeal flour 1tsp baking powder 80g rolled oats 4tbsp honey 4tbsp soy or oat milk For the frosting: 200g low-fat cream cheese 35g agave syrup 2 Zespri Green Kiwi fruit DIRECTIONS Beat the eggs with the low-fat cream cheese, plantbased milk and honey.
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