Dinner With an Identity Crisis

I recently came into a lot of..
Grapefruits.

20140220-185920.jpgAnd I’ve been eating them in all ways. Get prepared for many grapefruit recipes coming your way. They’re just so damn delicious.
Today I wanted to use a grapefruit in my dinner. To tone down grapefruits bitterness and tartness, you gotta add some fat, salt and spice. I threw some things together and came up with this:

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Grapefruit avocado salsa? Grapefruit avocado salad? It can be used as a condiment on top of fish, chicken or tofu OR tossed together with some quinoa or bulgar and BAM. You have a salad.
Or you can be a barbarian like me and use it as a condiment and then just eat the rest out of the bowl.
Haters gonna hate.

Grapefruit Avocado Salsa or Salad
1 ruby red grapefruit, segmented and chopped
3 inches of a seedless cucumber, small dice
1/3 of a bell pepper, I used red, small dice
1/2 of a small avocado, diced
2 Tblspn chopped cilantro
Pinch of salt
Pinch of black pepper
Hot sauce to taste, I used about 1 T of cholula
Combine all ingredients above and use as a condiment or put directly into your mouth.
Note: I used cholula because it’s not actually that spicy as far as hot sauces go and I love the flavor. Siracha or Tapatio would work well, or if you want it really spicy use tobasco. <kind of a hot sauce connoisseur NBD.

20140220-191453.jpgGet ready for tons of grapefruit recipes to eat that delicious baby at all times of the day!

Whats your favorite way to eat grapefruit?
Peace
Megan

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