If a grapefruit is like an orange on steroids, then a pomelo is like a grapefruit on steroids. Or an orange on steroids on steroids on steroids. And if you don’t know what a pomelo is, it is like a grapefruit on steroids. Or you can take a look here.
Tambun in Ipoh is famous for it’s pomelos. This means that there are a lot of steroids in Tambun to make pomelos out of grapefruits.
This particular pomelo, luckily has no steroids. Just nice sweet and juicy flesh. It is slightly sweet, very juicy and slightly pomelo-ish tangy. Great pomelo.
Grown in Tambun, Ipoh, Malaysia. Bought from Singapore.