African Shaddock Pomelo
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African shaddock pomelo are round fruits growing to about 15-25 centimeters in diameter. Its medium-thick rind is yellow-green to yellow with a soft-textured pith. Its flesh is segmented, revealing a rosé pink pulp that is juicy and fragrant. African shaddock pomelos have low acidity, giving them their sweet tart flavor.
African shaddock pomelos are available in the winter months.
African shaddock pomelo are botanically known as Citrus maxima. The Pomelo is also known as Shaddock, after its "discoverer", Captain Shaddock. Pomelos are the largest and most imposing of all citrus fruits. It has been scientifically linked to the grapefruit as one of its parent fruits.