When most people talk about exotic fruits they usually think about mangos, bananas, or avocados. In all fairness, if you’re living in a temperate climate, any fruit except apples, pears, and grapes can be considered exotic. Even so, there are plenty of delicious fruits out there most of you probably never heard about, yet fruits you should definitely try at some point.
Some of these fruits are hard to come by, meaning that you will not only have a hard time getting them but that you’ll probably spend quite a bit of money in the process. This being said, the health benefits they provide far surpasses what regular fruits have to offer. Without further ado, here are ten exotic fruits you should try if you have the chance.
Grown mostly in Malaysia, this fruit has been cultivated recently throughout South-East Asia in places like Thailand, Indonesia, Vietnam, and the Philippines. It has a thin, leathery skin, covered in small pink hairs, and a soft, delicious center. Eaten both fresh or canned, this pink fruit is a true delicacy by all standards. People also eat it in salads at times, mainly due to its many health benefits.