This is our grapefruit tree. It’s so lovely, but I can never figure out what to do with all that fruit. Other than give it away in bags to friends (who usually can’t figure out what to do with all that fruit).

So I went on a Pinterest search, and here are some of the goodies I’m looking forward to trying. Don’t they sound delicious?

Grapefruit, kale, & fennel salad.

Grapefruit margarita.

Grapefruit olive oil pound cake.

Grapefruit brûlée!

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8 thoughts on “Abundance

  1. margery says:

    Yum! Fresh grapefruit…ship some to Charlotte!! :-)

  2. harmony1440 says:

    If you still have too much fruit after making all of those goodies, you can do what a neighbor of mine does: put it all in a box at the end of your driveway with a “free grapefruits!” sign. Usually, the box is empty in a couple of days. :)

  3. Elizabeth says:

    I found a grapefruit, fennel & avocado recipe I am dying to try. Let’s compare recipes:)

  4. […] And finished the afternoon with an impromptu picnic by the bay, complete with watermelon, stinky cheeses (my favorite), kettle corn, and cocktails made with juice from my grapefruit tree. […]

  5. […] (ps – the little cocktail you see above is a serendipitous and inexact blend of vodka, sparkling lime mineral water, muddled strawberries and basil, simple syrup and fresh grapefruit juice). […]


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