All posts in Grapefruit

Best Pairings of Navel Oranges and Ruby Red Grapefruit

By: The Pittman & Davis Team | 0 Comments | | Category: Grapefruit, Navel Oranges

Citrus fruits have always graced our tables and countertops at home and even in business settings. It is not just because of their appetizing vivid colors and appealing citrus aroma, but also because they are tasty, refreshing and utterly nutritious and healthy. But did you know that aside from the... more

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How many calories are in a Ruby Red Grapefruit?

By: The Pittman & Davis Team | 0 Comments | | Category: Fruit Information, Grapefruit, Grapefruit Nutrition

We are all familiar with the word calorie and that it somehow affects weight gain. But what is it really? Calorie is a unit to measure energy. It is a way of saying how much energy you are getting from eating food or drinking beverages. Is it bad for you?... more

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How much grapefruit should you eat in a day?

By: The Pittman & Davis Team | 0 Comments | | Category: Grapefruit, Grapefruit Benefits, Grapefruit Calories, Grapefruit Diet, Grapefruit Nutrition

Citrus encompasses a wide range of fruit, from the popular oranges known for their juice or eating out of hand, to lemons and limes used in all sorts of culinary recipes. But one citrus fruit, the grapefruit, has received much attention due to its many health benefits. Modern grapefruit are... more

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Is it safe to ship grapefruit to a diabetic?

By: The Pittman & Davis Team | 0 Comments | | Category: Grapefruit, Grapefruit Benefits, Grapefruit Diet, Healthy Lifestyle

Some people’s faces still cringe and scrunch up because they find grapefruit bitter and too acidic for their liking, but everyone knows that the numerous Texas grapefruit varieties (white grapefruit, pink grapefruit and red grapefruit) are packed with vitamins and minerals that help the body fight off diseases. The Grapefruit... more

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Is Grapefruit Good For You?

By: The Pittman & Davis Team | 0 Comments | | Category: Grapefruit

If you are a fruit lover, then it is likely that you have had your share of the sweet, tangy, refreshingly bitter, juicy grapefruit. They are often available year round but the best ones (specifically the Texas Ruby Red Grapefruit) are available from December until February. The combination of flavor,... more

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Fruits With the Most Fiber

By: The Pittman & Davis Team | 0 Comments | | Category: Grapefruit, Grapefruit Nutrition

When I was a kid my mom always told me to eat grapefruits other citrus fruits and vegetables so I would grow healthy and strong. Back then I believed my mom so I gladly ate sweet oranges and grapefruit not only because I was told they were good for me,... more

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Grapefruit vs. Navel Oranges: Top 5 Differences

By: The Pittman & Davis Team | 0 Comments | | Category: Grapefruit, Grapefruit Benefits, Grapefruit Calories, Healthy Lifestyle, Navel Oranges

Certain foods, especially fruits, can have a special place in our hearts as they often remind us of childhood, good times, or our favorite seasons. Citrus fruits are particularly good at this game because of their floral scents, bright citrus colors, and combinations of both sweet and tart flavors. The... more

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Do Grapefruit and Smoked Meats go together?

By: The Pittman & Davis Team | 0 Comments | | Category: Grapefruit, Smoked Meats

September 22nd is the end of a hot yet fun summer. The date is marked on my calendar so I remember to make the most of the remaining warm days, and have enough smoked meats to last me the winter. (I like to pretend I’m a caveman and not go... more

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Where is Texas Grapefruit grown?

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Red grapefruit is synonymous to the great Texas grapefruit industry since it is home to the sweet, succulent ruby red grapefruit that augmented and gave life to the lackluster industry when the unwanted and unpopular acidic and acrid white grapefruit and pink grapefruit were still the most cultivated varieties. History... more

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When are Texas Grapefruit in Season?

By: The Pittman & Davis Team | 0 Comments | | Category: Grapefruit, Healthy Lifestyle, Uncategorized

Grapefruit, botanical name Citrus paradise, is a natural hybrid between a pomelo and sweet orange. It was first known as “the forbidden fruit” and was later called “grapefruit” due to its grape-like cluster when growing on trees. Texas Grapefruit History It is believed that the white grapefruit found its way... more

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