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Grapefruit and greens salad

The wonders of citrus, avocado and fiber-rich greens, all in one superb salad.

  • Yield: Serves 4-6
  • Prep time: 10 minutes

Remember New Year's? Those resolutions you made? I know, it seems like such a long time since then ... so let us bring you back, with this delicious salad. It's bursting with fresh grapefruit and avocado, loaded with all of those healthy fats.


  • 1 ruby red grapefruit
  • 1 avocado
  • 1/3 cup chopped red cabbage
  • 4 ounces spring salad mix
  • 1/4 cup pecans
  • Grapeseed oil
  • 1 teaspoon lemon juice
  • Salt and pepper


Peel the grapefruit, removing as much pith as possible. Break it into slices.

Add the grapefruit, cabbage, greens, oil, lemon juice, and salt and pepper to a large mixing bowl. Mix until all ingredients are lightly coated.

Halve and pit the avocado. Cut it into slices, and add to the salad.

Plate the salad and top with the pecans.

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