What is the Pomelo fruit ?

 

 

The pomelo fruit also commonly known as the Shaddock fruit is a large citrus fruit.

The fruit tastes like a sweet, mild grapefruit.

It can be eaten raw, eaten as a dessert, used in the preparation of salads or various beverages.

The peel is  used to make marmalade, candies, and  glazed with chocolate.

The fruit contains the following nutrients carbohydrates, dietary fiber, fat and protein.

It also contains vitamins B1, B2, B3, B6 and C.

Trace minerals include iron, magnesium, manganese, phosphorus, potassium, sodium and zinc.

 

Photo by Toa55. Published on 03 November 2011
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