There are 10 different type of durians. I bet you didn’t know they exists!

Singaporean love eating durian and i bet you didn’t know there are 10 different type of durians available to choose from. It’s hard not to drool on your keyboard looking at this photos.

 

MAO SHAN WANG

Other names: Butter durian, Cat Mountain King, Rajah kunyit
Colour: Bright yellow
Taste notes: Durian connoisseurs love its bittersweet taste and sticky, creamy texture. The flesh can be sweet and bitter within the same fruit.
From: Kelantan, Pahang and Johor

 

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GOLDEN PHOENIX

Other names: Jin Feng
Colour: Pale yellow-white
Taste notes: Bitter with a more watery texture and strong pungent smell.
From: Pahang, Johor
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XO

Colour: Pale Yellow
Taste notes: Bitter and extremely soft, fleshy meat with an almost alcoholic taste.
From: Johor, Genting, Cameron Highlands

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D24

Other names: Sultan
Colour: Pale yellow
Taste notes: Very creamy and bitter
From: Johor, Pahang, Cameron Highlands
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D13

Colour: Deep burnt orange
Taste notes: Sweet, less fibrous than most durians and not very strong in taste. This durian has large seeds. Good for people trying durians for the first time
From: Johor, Segamat
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D1

Colour: Pale Yellow
Taste notes: Small seeds, milky taste. The flesh slips off the seeds and has a light crunch on the surf
From: Johor

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D101

Colour: Orange
Taste notes: Easy on the palate, slightly sweet and creamy
From: Pahang, Johor
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Red prawn

Other names: Hong Xia, Ang Hay
Colour: Orangey-red
Taste notes: Sticky with a sweet aftertaste
From: Pahang, Johor
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Green Bamboo

Other names: Qing Zhu
Colour: Pale yellow with a slight greenish tinge
Taste notes: Sweet with fibrous flesh
From: Johor
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Black Pearl
Other names: Hei Zhen Zhu
Colour: Very pale yellow with grey undertones
Taste notes: Slightly bitter, smooth and creamy with small seeds.
Orgin: Johor
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