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Durian Season


Eat all you can for RM5??  We saw a big crowd at one of the stalls near Taman Sutera but no, we did not stop and see what was really going on.  Seriously, why are the durians so cheap here in Johor?  Some are even selling as low as RM1 and RM2, but of course, they are tiny ones.   Seems Aaron is back at the perfect timing this round, he has a durian fan with him all the time... ME!!

Yes, both of us gained weight together, durians are sweet and give heat to the body same time.  Do not overeat, or if really cannot refrain, drink fresh coconut water or eat mangosteens, they are sold at RM5 and RM20 respectively.  I rather opt for the fresh coconut water with fresh flesh.  LOL... We were also told not to take branded durians, no need to name them here... As usual, we opted for those cheap, small but original ones which cost around RM5 each.... 
Durian Party for durian lovers!
Prices vary accordingly.... 
Stalls here and opposite... just choose the seating.... 
And here goes....
For RM5, we were not supposed to 'open n carry' back ... 
But this guy is very nice, he patiently packed up nicely for us... 
On another day at another stall...
Engrossed faces... 
Some of the RM5 goodies we had.... 
Durians Smiles all the way.... 


  1. If so cheap here, I would make tempoyak!

  2. So cheap! Ipoh durians also cheap, but not as cheap as in Johor! I have been eating durians and forgotten about losing weight!

  3. D24 is just RM2 for a whole durian!! Here it is RM18 per kg! Arghhhh, if only I live in Johor.

  4. Very nice prices for a durian fest! Aiyo, I want lah..... LOL!

  5. Ah Hong Chee want, I also want lag, lol...

  6. Cheap cheap! But sadly, my taste bud has rejected durian since 4 years ago....huhu

  7. Durian lovers sure happy and eat till their hearts content. Haha. But not for me. Somehow I don't fancy the fruit any more for many years now. Probably ate too much of it when I were young girl that I fall out of love with the fruit. Lol. Can do with or without it.

  8. So coincident i also posted about the durian season in my blog today

  9. Aaron looking so happy to be surrounded by durians!! Choosing just the right one seems to be a serious thing.


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