Send those apples and oranges packing. We’ve got 15 fruits from around the world you’ll rarely see Stateside, just itching to be recognized for their exotic, delicious flavors and tantalizing textures. Tropical climates contain a wealth of sweet options that are as colorful and fragrant (sometimes too fragrant for comfort) as they are delicious and versatile. Seek out these unfamiliar treats, whip up a smoothie or cocktail with an ingredient your friends have never seen or heard of and be transported to a faraway land.


Hungry for more? Read about the wild world (and smell) of durians.