Sunday, April 14, 2013

Fact of the Day: Grapefruit Ancestor

The grapefruit is believed to be a hybrid fruit of the Pomelo and a sweet orange. The pomelo is a fruit native to Southeast Asia, and can be green to yellow when ripe. 

29 comments:

  1. Wow, that's nice to know. Pomelo is abundant in our place since I am from the Philippines. Good info! :)

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  2. oho pamello has in my fridge now

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  3. Our pomelos or zabon in Hawaii are HUGE and we love them.

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  4. well that's an interesting trivia

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  5. That I have to taste one day:)

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  6. I never have tasted in my life. Interesting fact. Kisses and nice day:)

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  7. I enjoy your posts Adam, I love finding out bits of trivia which I pass on to my friends :) Have a great day!

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  8. I've never had pomelo and now wanna try one!

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  9. Never tried one or heard of it.

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  10. I just love pomelo, each time when I am in Thailand we eat it.

    Greetings,
    Filip

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  11. we have lots of pomelo and grapefruit here in Philippines! :)

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  12. Buona Domenica!!!

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  13. Nie jadLam jeszcze tego owocu, ale myśle, że by mi smakował. Pozdrawiam.
    I have not eaten the fruit yet, but I think that to me tasted. Yours.

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  14. I adore pomelo, it has much better taste than grapefruit!

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  15. Never heard of it. I imagine it's a little sweeter than a grapefruit, so I'll give it a try if I ever come across a pomelo.

    xoRobyn

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  16. interesting grapefruit fact, I don't think I've had a pomelo before.

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  17. I've never tried one, but I love grapefruit!

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  18. I have never tried this...but I do enjoy ruby red grapefruit. Great fact, Adam, thanks for sharing.

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  19. I would probably avoid this fruit. I never could wrap my tastebuds around grapefruit.

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