Mid-Autumn Festival traditionally falls on the 15th day of the eighth month of the Chinese lunar calendar. It is said that the moon on the night of Mid-Autumn Festival is the brightest and the most beautiful.
Besides eating mooncakes, pomelos are one of the harvest foods to be enjoyed during this festive season as well. There are many benefits of pomelo, but do you know that even the pomelo peel also has medicinal properties? Next time when you eat pomelo, don’t throw away the pomelo peel! Let’s DIY pomelo tea using the pomelo peel and pulps! This simple recipe can aid digestion, lower blood lipids and dispel greasiness. Please avoid consumption of pomelo and pomelo tea if you are on cholesterol medications and contraceptive pills. People who suffer from diarrhea due to weak spleen functions are also not advisable to consume the above-mentioned foods.
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