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Grapefruit

Grapefruit Blossom Pot de Creme

Grapefruit Blossom Pot de Creme is delicately infused with the essence of spring — if you can’t get citrus blossoms, try lilac,  jasmine, honeysuckle, or elderberry. Spring is around the corner…in fact here in Los Angeles it’s already arrived…trees…

Grapefruit Mayonnaise

Shrimp Salad with Grapefruit Mayonnaise

This unique Shrimp Salad with Grapefruit Mayonnaise is light and refreshing, and full of zesty flavor ~ the grapefruit mayonnaise is one of my 30 second miracle recipes! I’m in Florida this week visiting with my Dad, and I…

Glazed Grapefruit Poppy Seed Cake

Grapefruit Poppy Seed Cake

Grapefruit Poppy Seed Cake…can’t you just taste it now? It’s packed to the gills with the essence of fresh grapefruit and positively loaded with poppy seeds. That’s white grapefruit, by the way, the most under appreciated citrus fruit.  Those…

grapefruit and watercress salald dressing

Pink Grapefruit and Watercress Salad

This unique Pink Grapefruit and Watercress Salad is delicious and packed with nutrition. I grew up with a meat and potatoes kind of mom.  She was a great cook, but she specialized in chops, meatloaf, mashed potatoes, that kind…

white grapefruit vinegar

White Grapefruit Vinegar

I’m back from Florida and already missing my dad, his wife, and my youngest, Molly, who joined us for her spring break.  For me, spring break in Florida is a complicated mix of tropical paradise and emotional roller-coaster.  I’m…

grapefruit and rosemary marinated feta

Grapefruit and Rosemary Marinated Feta Cheese

Grapefruit and Rosemary Marinated Feta Cheese is an easy way to infuse cheese with flavor, and it makes a fabulous homemade food gift, too! We’re slowly slouching toward salad season…and putting up these little bite sized blocks of feta…

Grapefruit Brûlée and Roasted Winter Citrus

Poor white grapefruit, it’s the forgotten citrus.  Ever since the super sweet pink and red varieties have come along, it’s gotten the short shrift.  But I still like its tart puckery flavor, and it’s perfect for Grapefruit Brûlée.  A…

Homemade Fresh Grapefruit or Pomegranate ‘Jello’

This was a real eye opener for me.  I’m not a jello eater.  My mom’s lime gelatin salads filled with shredded cabbage knocked that right out of me at an early age.  Her wobbly tomato aspic studded with green…