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need help figuring out what this fruit is:

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read an article recently that talked about a fruit that gives the eater a sensation similar to eating pop rocks. my google skills are failing me on this one and i'm completely unable to find the name of this fruit. can anyone help me!?

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    1. re: karen2006

      no but this is another must try! thanks!

    2. Is it szechuan buttons?

      http://www.npr.org/templates/story/st...

      I tried them at the New Amsterdam festival in Manhattan last year. They are as advertised: like a little electric shock in your mouth.

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      1. re: small h

        YES THAT IS IT! thank you SO much!

        1. re: AngelicaSK

          Happy to help! They are pretty fascinating.