Sweet Broiled Grapefruit

Tracy Harrah


I was looking for a alternative way to prepare grapefruit for breakfast. I do like it with just some sugar and plain but then I found this in my taste of home recipe book and this is my new favorite way to prepare it. Enjoy :)


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  • 1 large
  • 2 Tbsp
    butter, softened
  • 2 Tbsp
    sugar (i use sugar subsitute)
  • 1/2 tsp
    ground cinnamon
  • 1 slice
    maraschino cherry (for garnish), optional

How to Make Sweet Broiled Grapefruit


  1. Cut each grapefruit in half. With a sharp knife, cut around the membrane in the center of each half and discard. Cut around each section to loosen fruit.
  2. Place 1 tablespoon butter in the center of each half. Combine sugar and cinnamon; sprinkle over each. Place on a baking pan. Broil 4 in. from heat until butter is melted and sugar is bubbly. Garnish with a cherry if desired. Serve immediately.

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