- 1 How many durians are needed per person?
- 2 How can you tell a Musang King?
- 3 Why durian is expensive?
- 4 What month is durian season?
- 5 What is black gold durian?
- 6 What does Musang King taste like?
- 7 How do I know if I have Mao Shan Wang durian?
- 8 Can you eat too much durian?
- 9 Which fruit is considered as the king of all fruits?
- 10 How can you tell if durian is good?
- 11 How do I pick a durian?
How many durians are needed per person?
Freshly Delivered in Airtight Packaging 800g of durians comes from roughly 3.2kg of durian with husk. 400g pack is enough for 1 person, 800g for 2.
How can you tell a Musang King?
In Summary: When looking over a possible Musang King durian, you’re looking for a green-yellow fruit with a long stem, a very visible tan five-pointed star on the bottom, pyramidal spikes without much space between them, and of course that brilliant yellow flesh.
Why durian is expensive?
Durian is expensive due to several reasons, including being a luxury item. It’s highly sought after, and its demand is steadily rising. In fact durian demand is so high the agricultural sector can barely keep up, and this drives the price even higher. Another reason durian is expensive is due to transport challenges.
What month is durian season?
According to some sellers, the period from mid-June to end of July is the best time to enjoy fresh durian from orchards in Johor. Durian stall owner Tie Kian Chow said the price of the fruit this season was at its cheapest in three years, with yields having tripled because of the weather.
What is black gold durian?
Sought after by many durian lovers, the black gold durians are specially cultivated in private plantations in the regions of Pahang to produce the strong bitter notes that complements the sweetness of the rich durian flesh.
What does Musang King taste like?
Musang King durians have a sulfuric-sweet scent, considered less pungent than other durian varieties, and a rich, candy-sweet flavor with hints of ginger, tropical fruits, and garlic.
How do I know if I have Mao Shan Wang durian?
Best tips for identifying a Mao Shan Wang durian
- Distinct star shape on the base of the durian. A distinct star-shaped pattern on the base of the durian is characteristic of a Mao Shan Wang durian.
- Brown ring around the bottom of the stem.
- Broad, pyramid-looking spikes.
- Beautiful yellow flesh.
Can you eat too much durian?
Eating durian fruit might cause stomach discomfort, gas, diarrhea, vomiting, or allergic reactions in some people. Eating durian seeds might cause shortness of breath.
Which fruit is considered as the king of all fruits?
Durian products Disliked by most Europeans and banned from the underground in Singapore, the durian is treasured by people all over Asia and revered as the veritable ‘King of Fruits’.
How can you tell if durian is good?
Really fresh durian will have a stem end that’s still moist and light in color. The longer the durian has been off the tree, the darker and drier the end of the stem will be. Smell it. Durians ripen from the stem down, so always smell the area around the stem.
How do I pick a durian?
“To choose a durian, pick a fruit which is comparatively light and whose stem appears big and solid. When shaking a good durian, the seed should move. Maturity is indicated when the middle of the fruit exudes a strong, but not sour smell.