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Healthy Citrus Recipe

Healthy Citrus Recipe

Grilled Fruit Pizza with Citrus, Mascarpone and Bittersweet Chocolate

The kids are home for the summer and what better way to spend some quality time but in
the kitchen making a healthy citrus recipe for all to enjoy.  Everyone loves Pizza and will simply flip over this delicious fruit pizza with oranges, grapefruit juice, peaches, cherries and topped with chocolate. The kids will have fun making their own pizza and mom will feel good that they are eating something healthy and nutritious. This easy dessert pizza is the perfect grilled summer dessert.  Citrus never tasted so good!

Ingredients for a Healthy Citrus Recipe

1/4 cup Florida Grapefruit Juice
2 cups Florida Oranges, segmented
1 cup Mascarpone
4 each Pizza dough, divided into individual servings
4 each Peaches, halved
1 cup Bittersweet chocolate
1 cup Cherries, pitted

Yield: Makes 4 Servings

How to Prepare a Healthy Citrus Recipe

Mix the grapefruit juice and mascarpone together and reserve in a refrigerator. Bake the individual pizza doughs and place each on its own plate. On a preheated grill, mark off the peaches; slice in quarters. Melt the chocolate. Spread the mascarpone over the baked pizza doughs. Arrange the fruit over the top of the pizzas and drizzle with chocolate.

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Florida Grapefruit – Top it, Squeeze it, Pair it

Florida grapefruit makes a sweet and tangy addition to any dish.We would like to share some unique ways to enjoy the vibrant flavors of Florida grapefruit any time of the day. Give your menu a makeover and utilize some of these ideas. Florida Grapefruit is a versatile sweet treat that is the perfect complement to other foods. Adding a unique punch of flavor and nutrients to your everyday dishes will spice up your dishes and increase your daily nutrients to stay healthy and happy.  Try one of these ideas today.

Top It!Florida Red Grapefruit

  1. Bake half a red grapefruit and top it with brown sugar.
  2. Top it with a spoonful of honey or maple syrup.
  3. Place a dash of cinnamon or nutmeg on top a red grapefruit

Squeeze It!

  1. Squeeze grapefruit juice onto chicken to marinate.
  2. For and extra zing, squeeze grapefruit juice into smoothies.
  3. Squeeze grapefruit juice into ice pop holders for a tangy frozen treat.

Pair it!Florida grapefruit white and red

  1. Add red and white grapefruit to fruit salads.
  2. Pair it with fish, chicken or beef for a delicious grilled kabob.
  3. Add tangy flavor to your chicken or shrimp stir fry with Florida grapefruit

Add exciting flavor to your food with sweet and tangy Florida Grapefruit!