Groceries shopping guide: fruit (buah-buahan)

Groceries shopping guide: fruit (buah-buahan)

Without a doubt, Indonesia has some very rich and diverse fruits to offer – and when you’re visiting, it’s a fantastic chance to taste the exotic fruit on the market. Below are the common fruits you can buy in typical Indonesian markets, including some fruits that you probably will never see in your home country.

English Bahasa Indonesia Pronunciation
Watermelon Semangka
Langsat / Lanzones Duku
Snake Fruit / Salacca Salak
Rambutan Rambutan
Durian Durian
Mango Mangga
Longan Kelengkeng
Orange Jeruk
Apple Apel
Grape Anggur
Banana Pisang
Papaya Pepaya/Kates
Dragon Fruit Buah Naga
Soursop Sirsak
Pomegranate Delima
Passion Fruit Markisa
Coconut Kelapa
Avocado Alpokat
Sapodilla Sawo
Guava Jambu biji
Sugar apple / Sweetsop Srikaya / Buah Nona
Star Fruit Belimbing
Ambarella Kedondong
Purple Mangosteen Manggis