Share this Story

6 Healthy grapefruit recipes

Still hungry -- or just want more food ideas? Get many more recipes in our Food & Cooking recipe section!

Tasty all year-round

Citrus recipes are usually thought of as summer treats, but did you know that grapefruit are actually in their peak season during the winter months? You can still get all the benefits of fresh citrus - free-radical fighting nutrients, vitamin C, vitamin A - without waiting for summer. Are you resolving to get healthy in the new year? Fortunately, you've got the option of grabbing fresh grapefruit at your local grocer and getting on the right track. Here are a few recipes that incorporate grapefruit so you can up your intake each day.

Grapefruit salsa

Makes 1 1/2 cups

Tasty all year-roundIngredients:
2 tbsp. lime juice
1 tbsp. olive oil
1 tsp. minced jalapeno
1/2 red bell pepper, minced
2 tbsp. minced red onion
1 large Florida grapefruit, peeled, membrane removed, sectioned, chopped
1/4 tsp. ground cardamom
2 tbsp. chopped fresh cilantro leaves

Toss all together. Serve chilled as side dish to barbecued meat, seafood and nachos.

Next: Grapefruit & Yogurt pops

3 of 7
Tagged in
New in Food & Recipes

And you'll see personalized content just for you whenever you click the My Feed .

SheKnows is making some changes!

b h e a r d !

Welcome to the new SheKnows Community,

where you can share your stories, ideas

and CONNECT with millions of women.

Get Started