Tai Wai is awash with food options with no shortage of Taiwanese bubble tea shops and dessert stores. But if you’re on the hunt for durian-flavoured sweet treats, make Dessert Palace your first port of call. Durian desserts are aplenty here, ranging from durian coconut sweet soup and durian Napolean to durian pastry rolls and more. Durian dessert might feel a bit heavy during summer. But why not opt for the durian shaved ice? The aroma will hit you before the dish arrives at the table. It comes served with chunky durian bits, cornflakes and konjac. $58
It’s officially durian season! If you’re a true durian connoisseur, you’re likely already on the hunt for your favourite type of durian – D24, musang king, Monthong. But don’t stop there. Cool down this summer with some incredibly flavourful durian desserts. You can start with staple places like Durian Land and Durian King, or visit traditional Hong Kong dessert spots where they roll out seasonal durian specials. From durian shaved ice to durian pizza, there’s a whole world of durian to discover and taste this summer.
RECOMMENDED: Can’t get enough? Sample Hong Kong’s best shaved ice while you’re at it.