Thursday, July 17, 2014

Intoxicated In Balik Pulau, Penang

There is only one main road and we parked our car right in front of a friend's nursery.  First time meeting her and she is such a nice and friendly lady.  Through her, we managed to taste the best durians because her family has a durian orchard.  :)
 Admiring some greens while waiting for our durians.. :)
While browsing around, I was telling myself...
"I gonna do some gardening when I retire.....
I like looking at the greens... 
They soothe my "computer" eyes....  
Then suddenly...
My eyes rested on these here!
Durians right in front of my eyes!
My friend is the creative one...
hahahaaa....
Balik Pulau Durians....
Pure Bred Ones......
Alas... I am a very small eater.... 
Just a few seeds....
And I kept *burping* left and right... 
*Excuse me*
Now I know why some durians are called XO...


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  1. I had a few seeds too when I was in Kuching...and I kept burping after that. I don't usually burp, one. Terrible.

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    1. hahaha.. gas.. gas... and we must walk far far away when we burped after eating durians.. otherwise................

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  2. The durian really looks good. Though a durian lover, I also cannot take a lot at one time.

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    1. Me too.. cannot take too many seeds especially those creamy ones...

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  3. What you expect? Each seed is so big and packed XD

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    1. Very filling after taking 3 to 4 seeds... creamy seeds...

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  4. Yah, green is very good to eyes, when I was looking at pc for too long, I also tended to find something green to look at to let my eyes take a rest after long working hours!! =]

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    1. Yes.. but too bad sometimes I forget! Keep on looking till eyes tired...

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  5. Oh, how I wish I could eat some too! Yum Yum!

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    1. Durian season is going to end soon!!

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  6. Yummy! I can't eat too many durians too! :)

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    1. Oh you too? Too much can make us burp and burp! :)

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    1. I bought a few yesterday to satisfy the hunger again... :)

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  8. Another durian post? Wah, Claire memang big durian fan! ;P

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  9. She is growing them! Aww, that is a baby durian. Looks just like the big ones, only tiny. I love walking through greenhouses!

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    1. hahahaa..Ginny, no.. durians grow on tall skinny trees.. this one is just placed there...

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  10. OMGGGGG!

    What kind of durians are these? I've been to Balik Pulau before to get Red Prawn (Ang Heh/Udang Merah) but I also know they have different types of cultivars over there, rare and good stuff like Koh Soo Koon (which has no seeds at all and sells for RM 50 per small durian).

    Lucky you, I'll love to go to Balik Pulau again.

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    1. Go while durians are still waiting for you, HB! Otherwise wait for the next season! hahaha..

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  11. Huh! Thought only can get from alcohol? Eating durians can get intoxication better stay away haha.

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  12. wah, your friend is so cheeky lah.. already kopek the durian and they hide it somewhere on the bed of leaves to catch your surprise!! hahahaha.. okay, surely an inviting act for durian lovers.. for me "no thank you" for the durian but "awwww so sweet" to the thought!! if that could be some mangosteen showings the snowy white flesh~~ :p

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  13. Don't burp & drive. Burping is strictly prohibited hehe

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    1. Are you male or female? Chinese or Indian? Married or not?

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  14. I thought food post, mana tau, greens post, but still considered a food post coz there's durian!! Haha.. Eh geli la, I don't like to smell people's burp after durian.. Chau dou... Haha..

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    1. chau dou sei.. hai mai? hahahaa.. what goes in comes out very busuk...

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  15. Aiyo...aunty claire .... you teased us with durians again ! Sigh ..... I need a fix this weekend.

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  16. Mabuk kah? Mabuk durian...wahahahaha!!

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    1. Really.. no wonder they name it XO.. don't eat so much.. hahaha..

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  17. I had the durian burps! Wanna faint if anyone near me burp ourlt durian. Hahaha.

    Lovely bonsai. Nice flowers.

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    1. Eating is nice.. burping is horrible..right? *stay far far away*

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  18. Penang always had their own varieties with unique names! I love durians like crazy.
    I plan to retire back to Penang and live inside durian orchards. You can visit me there. Lol

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