The most popular durian at the moment, this durian is known to be the top type of durian. It is the only durian which is said to taste more sweet than bitter. Along with the golden yellowish smooth flesh, the seeds of this breed are small, so small that sometimes you might even find seedless ones. Due to its popularity, the price of this durian has increased every year.
D24 used to be the top choice for durian enthusiasts a few years back before its position was displaced by the Musang King. The smell of this durian is said to be the strongest of all durians. The D24 boasts yellowish, creamy, dry textures of thick flesh, with a strong bitter taste before the sweet taste kicks in.
People like D24 though it’s expensive because it’s irresistible bitter sweet thick flesh. lastly, as the demand for this durian decreases, the price of it in the market today has reduced as well.
This durian is well known as a second grade after the Mao Shan Wang. Young trees usually produce sweeter fruits while older trees are said to be able to bear an equal amount of sweet and bitter fruits. Fruits are also darker in colour from dark orange to red as the name suggest. The Red Prawn durian brings a bitter sweet taste， it makes durian fans like it so much.