Thursday, April 9, 2009

Durian - Delicious but Stinky

Durian Fruit can best be described as having a succulent, creamy filling but smelling like stinky socks - don't let that dissuade you from trying it. Did you know the stinky Durian fruit is Asia's King of Fruit? This fruits called Durian because it means thorns, when you see the fruit you will know why. This fruits is distinctive for its large size, unique odor, and formidable thorn-covered husk.

Durian fruit contains a high amount of sugar,vitamin C, potassium, and the serotonergic amino acid tryptophan,and is a good source of carbohydrates, proteins, and fats.It is recommended as a good source of raw fats by several raw food advocates,while others classify it as a high-glycemic or high-fat food, recommending to minimise its consumption.


© 2008 NaturalBeautynHealth. All Rights Reserved-Powered by:*