Salak or Salacca is species of palm tree, native from Indonesia. This fruit are also known as snake fruit due to the reddish brown scally skin like a snake.
The fruit inside counsist a large inedible seed. The taste is usually sweet & acidic. There are many varieties of Salak & one of very popular is Salak Pondoh from Jogjakarta. The moist & crunchy are from Bali, Salak Bali.