There are four main differences between Ri6 Durian and Monthong Durian:
Ri6 durian originated from Vinh Long, later propagated widely in Ben Tre and Cai Mon provinces. Thai durian is grown mainly in the Mekong Delta and the Southeast.
Monthong durian originated from Thailand and was brought to Vietnam in the early 1990s. Initially grown in the Southeast, later brought up for trial seeding in the Central Highlands.
Ri6 durian has a diamond shape, large and round, very firm and heavy in the hand, each fruit is from 3-5kg, very thick, blue durian skin looks very beautiful. When choosing, you should pay attention to the thorns, the spikes of ri 6 are very thick, large but quite sparse.
Monthong durian is shaped like an egg, that is, one big head and one small end. The spines of Thai durian are also sparse and large, with a thickness of 1.25cm. Thai durian is slightly lighter than ri6, one fruit is only 2-4kg
Each type has its own flavor, very delicious.
When durian fruit get ripe, Ri6 durian fruit has a very strong, bold aroma. The flesh portion of Ri6 Durian is quite thick, the grain is flat, and the taste is moderate. Therefore, when buying Ri 6 durian fruit, it is very beneficial because the seeds of durian fruit are quite small.
Monthong durian has a very thick rice, sweet taste and just enough fat. If you don’t like bitter taste, Thai durian is the number 1 choice.
DURIAN FLESH COLOR
The above characteristics make it difficult for you to distinguish these two types of durian, but when you just look at the color of durian flesh, you can quickly tell the difference.
The color of the Ri 6 durian flesh are golden yellow color, which looks very nice.
But Monthong durian flesh is quite light yellow in color, not as interested to the eyes, but the taste is not inferior.
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