Grapefruit with Cassis & Rosemary
A touch of crème de cassis and fresh rosemary top grapefruit segments for a refreshing brunch treat.
From EatingWell: January/February 1995
Yield: 4 servings
Active Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes
- 2 small red grapefruit
- 2 small white grapefruit
- 1 teaspoon fresh rosemary leaves
- 4 tablespoons crème de cassis, or black-currant syrup
- Cut grapefruit segments from their surrounding membranes, letting them drop into a bowl. Squeeze any remaining juice from the membranes into the bowl. Remove the segments from the bowl with a slotted spoon, and arrange on 4 dessert plates. (Reserve the juice for breakfast the next day.)
- Crush rosemary leaves with the flat of a knife blade to release the fragrant oil. Scatter over the top of the grapefruit. Drizzle each serving with 1 tablespoon crème de cassis (or black-currant syrup).
Nutrition Per serving:
101 calories; 0 g fat (0 g sat, 0 g mono); 0 mg cholesterol; 26 g carbohydrates; 0 g added sugars; 2 g protein; 5 g fiber; 1 mg sodium; 470 mg potassium.
Nutrition Bonus: Vitamin C (212% daily value), Vitamin A (57% dv).
1 1/2 Carbohydrate Serving
Exchanges: 1 1/2 fruit