₹ 204 – ₹ 315 incl. GST
Shri Krishnappa, a pioneer in preserving the variety of Devanahalli Pomelo Fruit. The trees being almost 10 years old, yields one of the best quality Pomelo’s that are exceedingly juicy and exceptionally massive, weighing more than 3kgs. It is the contribution of Krishnappa towards sustainable agriculture and Good Agricultural Practice that has resulted in the superior quality of the fruit. Inhale tantalizing smell and Enjoy authentic Pomelo, the flavors would surely explode your taste buds and would be thankful to Krishnappa for presenting you with such an experience.
Devanahalli pomelo, the world’s Largest Citrus Fruit is a “rare piece of heritage”, introduced 200 years ago in the region. Mahatma Gandhi having tasted the Devanahalli pomelo during his visit to the region was intrigued by its taste and suggested the authorities to conserve this rare fruit variety for the future generations.
Devanahalli pomelo Uniqueness
• Giant fruit weighing above 1 kg.
• Juicy Pinkish pulp.
• Unique characteristic blend of Sweet and mild Sour taste
• Thick Outer rind with light yellowish in color.
• Takes Nine months for the fruit maturity
Verge of Extinction: A treasure Hunt of 1000 fruits
Finding an Authentic Devanahalli pomelo is like a Treasure hunt in midst of many inferior verities.
Only few handful trees bears the authentic fruit amounting to about 1000 fruits a year.
Enjoying the fruit
Slice it open and enjoy the beautiful pink flesh the natural way or slightly Sprinkle it with salt and a dash of Guntur Chilli Powder to add a tangy taste.
|Product Code (SKU)|
|Period of Origin|
Devanahalli Taluk, Bangalore Rural District
|GI Status Awarded|
2009 – 2010
• “Pomme” in English is compound name of apple and melon.
• Pomelos is one of four true citrus species from which all other citruses evolved..