A fruit that smells like garbage, socks & sewage, Why is it so expensive?

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Would you eat a fruit that smells like garbage, sewage and sweat? You will be shocked to know that ‘World's Smelliest Fruit’ getting sold for Rs. 71000. Here's Why
Would you eat a fruit that smells like garbage, sewage and sweat? You will be shocked to know that ‘World's Smelliest Fruit’ getting sold for Rs. 71000. Here's Why

The smell of durian – one of the most polarizing foods in the world – is hard to pin down. They look similar to a jackfruit but these guys are known for their extreme stench. This fruit stink so bad that people react to them as if they’ve smelled the most disagreeable stink of their lives.

The durian, is the most unusual fruit in the world. It is savory and sweet. Now recently, two durian fruits have sold for at an amount that will shock every person. These two fruits cost nearly $1,000 each in Indonesia and it lit up social media and prompted awestruck fans to take selfies with the pungent pair.

It is most popular Southeast Asian fruit which is also known as the “king of fruits”. Its smell has been compared to stinky socks and sometimes sewage. This has probably made a record in Indonesia as it was sold for a sky-rocket price

This fruit’s price is over three times Indonesia’s average monthly income

Would you eat a fruit that smells like garbage, sewage and sweat? You will be shocked to know that ‘World's Smelliest Fruit’ getting sold for Rs. 71000. Here's Why
Durians

According to reports, the price tag of the fruits is probably eight times more than the local monthly minimum wage.

Sold for 14 million rupiah each, the spiky fruits were displayed in a clear case at an Indonesian supermarket in Tasikmalaya city in West Java province.

The two durians were decorated with fake flowers and were placed on top of a red satin cloth at the supermarket.

As soon as people got to know about the sky touching price, the fruit became an instant celebrity and everyone wanted a selfie with it.

Here’s why the fruit is super expensive

Would you eat a fruit that smells like garbage, sewage and sweat? You will be shocked to know that ‘World's Smelliest Fruit’ getting sold for Rs. 71000. Here's Why
Durian

The fruit version was produced by crossbreeding two superior varieties.

The stinky pair are from the round “J-Queen” brand durians, which are very expensive.  The ‘J-Queen’ durian is round rather than the typical oblong in shape, and is of yellow-gold color.

Would you buy them or worse dare to taste the fruit?

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