Ronda Krouch Recipe

Pink Grapefruit & Avocado Salad

By Ronda Krouch rmkrouch

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Ronda's Story

unbelievable flavors.


thinly slices red onion
large lemon
1 tsp
extra-virgin olive oil
1/2 tsp
kosher salt
1/4 tsp
fresh ground pepper
pink grapefruit
1 large
ripe avocado
1/3 c
fresh pomegranate seeds
4 large
fresh basil leaves
leaves of boston lettuce

Directions Step-By-Step

Place onion in a small bowl of cold water to soak. Set aside. Finely grate 1 tsp. zest and squeeze 2 tbsp. juice from lemon. Whisk the zest and juice, oil, salt and pepper in a large bowl. Peel grapefruit with a sharp knife, removing all peel and white pith.
Peel grapefruit with a sharp knife, removing all peel and white pith. Working over a medium bowl, cut the segments from the surrounding membranes and let them drop into the bowl. Squeeze the peels and membranes over bowl to extract all the juice before discarding them. Halve, peel and pitavocado. Cuth lenghtwise into 1/4 inch thick slices, then cut the slices in half. Gently stir the avocado and pomegranate seeds into the grapefruti mixture.
Finely slice basil and drain the onion; gently stir into rhe grapefruit mixture. Arrange lettuce leaves on 4 salad plates, top with the grapefruit mixture and serve immediately.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Fruit Salads
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy

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1 Comment

Martha M Sands MMSands
Mar 16, 2012
Avocado and grapefruit is an unbelievably good combination. The textures and tastes complement one another and bring out the best in each.