Chile peppers have high concentrations of the extremely pungent chemicals, capsaicinoids, in both ripe and unripe fruits.
Juice from the ripe fruit is used to make beer, unripe fruit is dried and made into animal feed, and the peels are used to make an antiseptic poultice for wounds.
As the fruit ripens, on or off the tree, its skin becomes less rough and hard, and reveals a yellow colour when scratched, instead of the green which unripe fruit would show.
Mango (mak muang) is a favorite fruit, both ripe and unripe , and is combined with meat such as pork for a Shan curry.
Avoid eating out, spicy food, unripe fruits and dairy products for few days.
Rolling around your mouth many of the wines had a harsh, green, unripe flavour.
Half cooked rice and meat, unripe fruit, stale food, untreated and contaminated water are the sources of indigestion.
Placing unripe tomatoes in with ripe tomatoes, apples or bananas also speeds ripening because ripe fruit gives off a greater amount of ethylene gas than unripe fruit.
Having said that, the mango is well known for its medicinal properties, both in unripe and ripe states.
These thicker-skinned grapes revealed unripe fruit aromas and flavours, green tannins and mean acidity.