grapefruit

Creme de Marrons (Chestnut Spread)

Creme de Marrons (Chestnut Spread)

When I was sprier (and when I could eat all that chocolate!) I used to do culinary tours. One of the most fun things to do was to take people into places and explain some of the lesser-known items
Simple Citrus Salad

Simple Citrus Salad

This refreshingly simple citrus salad features grapefruit and oranges topped with a tangy vinaigrette and fresh mint. A light and healthy side dish!Here’s a refreshingly simple recipe that’s just
The Secret to Making Grapefruit Taste Less Bitter

The Secret to Making Grapefruit Taste Less Bitter

Grapefruit, which is in season September through April, can be extremely bitter, even when it's at its juiciest. Some people douse grapefruit in sugar or an artificial sweetener to cut through the
The Secret to Making Grapefruit Taste Less Bitter

The Secret to Making Grapefruit Taste Less Bitter

Grapefruit, which is in season September through April, can be extremely bitter, even when it's at its juiciest. Some people douse grapefruit in sugar or an artificial sweetener to cut through the
Four Breakfasts as Festive as the Season

Four Breakfasts as Festive as the Season

A showstopping Dutch baby, warming baked oatmeal, cozy baked eggs, and a classic broiled grapefruit — all are as easy as they are warming.
Can Eating Red Fruits and Vegetables Lead to Healthier Sperm?

Can Eating Red Fruits and Vegetables Lead to Healthier Sperm?

Lycopene, a red plant pigment found in tomatoes, watermelons and pink grapefruits, improved some measures of sperm quality.
Use Squirt to Make a Perfect Paloma

Use Squirt to Make a Perfect Paloma

A Paloma is one of my favorite “something and sodas,” mainly because it’s a good excuse to drink some Squirt, the grapefruit soda of my youth. Combine it with tequila, and a little lime, and you have
Riders in Vienna have opted for stale subway air over aromatherapy

Riders in Vienna have opted for stale subway air over aromatherapy

Transportation authorities in Austria's capital thought they could make commuting a more pleasant experience.
Celebrate the Solstice With This Midsummer Cocktail

Celebrate the Solstice With This Midsummer Cocktail

Happy summer solstice, cats and kittens! Today is not only the longest day of the year, but the official beginning of summer or, as we like to call it, “patio pounder season.” What’s a patio pounder,
I Have the Tree. Where’s the Grapefruit?

I Have the Tree. Where’s the Grapefruit?

Grapefruit trees need light, bees — and a temperature gradient.
The Brown Derby is a delicious cocktail with a glamorous Hollywood history

The Brown Derby is a delicious cocktail with a glamorous Hollywood history

It has a history as enjoyable as the drink itself—a crisp and surprisingly harmonious blend of whiskey, honey, and grapefruit.
Grapefruit Vermouth Marmalade

Grapefruit Vermouth Marmalade

When I arrived in Paris, I was surprised to see pink grapefruits as objects of such adulation. Métro billboard ads extolled the virtues of pink grapefruits, with ones from Texas being the most prized.
Three sunny recipes that make the best of peak citrus season

Three sunny recipes that make the best of peak citrus season

January in the frigid US Northeast always makes me crave citrus, which is at peak season right now in sunny Florida. I pry juicy oranges…
A Good Appetite: A Tart Solution for Sweet Crumb Cake

A Good Appetite: A Tart Solution for Sweet Crumb Cake

The addition of grapefruit pulls crumb cake back from the brink of cloying sweetness.
Candied Grapefruit Peel

Candied Grapefruit Peel

I found myself with several grapefruit rinds on my hands last week (or rather, on my kitchen counter) as a result of working on a recipe that called for their juice. I don’t like to toss things away,
3-Ingredient Happy Hour: A Juicy Campari Spritz

3-Ingredient Happy Hour: A Juicy Campari Spritz

Happy weekend, everyone, and welcome back to 3-Ingredient Happy Hour, the weekly drink column featuring super simple yet delicious libations. This week, we’re making a gorgeous, sparkling, juicy
The Death and Rebirth of the Duncan Grapefruit

The Death and Rebirth of the Duncan Grapefruit

The classic Duncan grapefruit has become virtually impossible to find beyond a few places like Hollieanna Groves in Maitland, Fla.