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Anyone know where I can get "Miracle Fruit"

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ChoppinBroccoli Mar 25, 2009 02:31 PM

Does anyone know where to get a hold of Synsepalum dulcificum, aka "miracle fruit?" Here's a NY Times link about it. It looks pretty cool. Would like to give it a try.

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/05/28/din...

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    homesmax Mar 25, 2009 02:36 PM

    I'm pretty sure they sell it out of FL https://www.miraclefruitman.com/. Would love to get my hands on this too, if you want to split an order. Minimum with shipping is like $86, for 20 pieces. If anyone else wants to get in on it, that would be cool too. Really don't need or want 20.

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      arose Mar 25, 2009 02:47 PM

      I bought them from that website and they took almost 10 months to arrive! they were great and it was fun (definitely do strawberries and tabasco). I have freidns who did both and apparently the tablets work just as well.

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        cfoodie Mar 25, 2009 09:36 PM

        I found some fruits, tablets and trees on Ebay. Not sure how good they are.
        Good Luck!

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      cfoodie Mar 25, 2009 03:29 PM

      Sounds like some kind of drug (or blowfish) except it acts locally on your tongue. If you get your hands on some, I'd like to get a hold of a couple.

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        jerirl Mar 29, 2009 03:21 PM

        I ordered some of the tablets a few months ago from this website
        www.thinkgeek.com
        They were really fun. One package of tablets only cost $15 plus shipping.
        The reason I got tablets was because it was for a present & the berries don't keep.

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