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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…

This Grapefruit Vinegar is a flavor bomb. You will love using it in so many ways. It's the same basic formula as my BLOOD ORANGE VINEGAR, but now that the blood oranges are gone, you can continue to have a bottle of this versatile stuff in your fridge. Use pink or red grapefruit if you want. I love the uber-tang of this version.

White Grapefruit Vinegar

This Grapefruit Vinegar is a flavor bomb. You will love using it in so many ways. It’s the same basic formula as my BLOOD ORANGE VINEGAR, but now that the blood oranges are gone, you can continue to have…

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’

Homemade Fresh Grapefruit or Pomegranate ‘Jello’ ~ these very low sugar healthy fresh fruit ‘jello’ recipes are fun for kids of all ages! This was a real eye opener for me.  I’m not a jello eater.  My mom’s lime…

Day #6 of All Citrus Week: Pink Grapefruit Habanero Jam

Pink Grapefruit Habanero jam is the ultimate sweet/hot experience…pair it with some cream cheese and crackers and prepare to be wowed! In my lifetime I’ve seen grapefruit go through a huge transformation.  I remember it as an insanely sour…

Fresh Grapefruit Mojito

Fresh Grapefruit Mojito

My sister is visiting this weekend so we broke into the GRAPEFRUIT INFUSED RUM and made fresh Grapefruit Mojitos… The Infused Rum turned out very nice, it has a light citrusy essence of grapefruit.  It infused for exactly a…

pink grapefruit

Minimal Monday: Grapefruit Infused Rum

I’m not a fan of flavored alcohols.  You can keep your blueberry, bacon, and gummi bear vodkas.  I’d rather drink a shot of NyQuil than some of those concoctions.  A pumpkin martini?  Yuck.  But I make an exception for…