February Featured Produce: Cocktail Grapefruit

CocktailGrapefruit_1One of the reasons many of us love going to the farmers markets is to discover tasty new food products, and the latest, greatest “foodie find” is the cocktail grapefruit. A friend and fellow market shopper turned me onto this delicious fruit when he offered me a sample of his cocktail grapefruit juice. One taste and I was hooked! It is sweet like orange juice, but with a hint of tartness that makes real grapefruit such as Ruby Red taste so darn good. My friend directed me to the Rancho Padre Farm booth and a moment later I was enjoying icy cold, fresh squeezed cocktail grapefruit juice that was unlike anything I’d ever tasted before. Continue Reading →