Alula Citrus Festival

Citron is a versatile fruit that has found its way into many Saudi traditional dishes, juices, and drinks. (SPA) photos

Saudi Arabia’s citron season returns with its own culinary heritage

  • Mubarak Al-Khanajer, a farmer in Wadi Al-Dawasir, told Arab News: “The citron fruit belongs to the citrus family, and it is usually harvested in January and February, making it a winter fruit that the locals are accustomed to in this season”
By Nada Hameed ·