**KIWI: Benefits, Side Effects, Uses, Dosage, Warnings?** They are both small, somewhat egg-shaped and have a brownish, hairy appearance. Thus, the kiwi fruit and kiwi bird not only bear the same name, but see also somewhat similar. In contrast to the bird but the fruit Kiwi is a popular food. With twice ... High quality kiwis are therefore brought relatively quickly in the trade and can at home for several weeks to be stored in the fridge by the consumer, where they ripen.