The bigger fruits will ripen in a week's time," said Khan, who loves chickoo.
Abu Dhabi Farmers Service Centre said the fruits are not locally produced in Abu Dhabi farms and local supermarkets source chickoo mainly from India and Pakistan.
Chickoo or Sapodilla is believed to be a native of Mexico and was brought to the Philippines by Spanish colonists.
Along with a variety of mangoes - Sindhri, Chaunsa, Dasehri, Anwar Rattol and Langra - other Pakistani fruits like lychees, apricots, jamuns, chickoos
and peaches were also on display.