Other foods children requested after the tour included horned melon, pomelo , vegetable soup, turnip, spinach, soymilk, red cabbage, sweet potato, and tofu.
In fact the grapefruit is simply a hybrid between a pomelo and an orange.
The city features six fruits - lemon, lychee, banana, longan, pomelo and pineapple - and three flowers - narcissus, camellia and orchid.
After the fall of the Roman Empire the Arabs cultivated and disseminated the bitter orange, pomelo , lime, and sweet orange, between the 12th and 15th centuries.
We bought whole barbecued chickens, corn, biscuits, pomelo s and paichons (salted catfish).
The pomelo , or the ‘Chinese Grapefruit,’ is an uncommon member of the citrus family, distinguished by its sheer size and pale, pear-like appearance, and has the presence of a fat, cross-legged Buddha.
We had several dishes and referring to some of my notes from the evening - the pomelo and shrimp salad contrasted the sweetness of the fruit with the sharpness of the chilli beautifully.
You'll be amazed at the fruit sold from boats; there are two dozen varieties of banana alone, and if you don't know what a starfruit, pomelo or zirzat is, this is your chance to find out - your tastebuds will thank you for it.
Alternatively, guests wishing to rejuvenate the skin and refresh the spirit after a day in the sun will want to experience a wonderful milk bath that has been scented by kalamansi lime, fragrant pandan leaves, pomelo and chrysanthemum.
Since the plants are not that profitable I'm planning to plant some fruit bearing trees like rambutan, durian or pomelo in between crops.