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5 from 3 votes

Grapefruit Avocado Salad

A delightful lovely light salad is perfect for an elegant brunch or just whenever you want a burst of a tangy summer taste in your mouth. Combine Grapefruit and Avocado with cilantro and mint for a fresh taste‚Äďa poem in your mouth.
Prep Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Appetizers, Salads, Side Dishes
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Avocado grapefruit salad, grapefruit avocado salad, grapefruit salad
Servings: 4
Calories: 387kcal
Author: Urvashi Pitre

Ingredients

Dressing:

Instructions

  • Blend together all ingredients for the dressing until it is all creamy and emulsified.
  • Arrange grapefruit and avocado slices in layers on each plate
  • Sprinkle with chopped mint and cilantro.
  • Sprinkle chopped nuts.
  • Drizzle with dressing.

Notes

Here are some variations:
  • Use oranges rather than grapefruit. It works but honestly, the oranges need to be either very tangy or very sweet. I like grapefruit better.
  • Pomelo is fantastic in this
  • Use apple cider vinegar or for a sweeter taste, balsamic vinegar
  • Parsley instead of cilantro
  • Add steamed shrimp to make it a complete meal
  • Add butter lettuce to the salad.
  • Add halloumi or feta cheese if desired.

Nutrition

Calories: 387kcal | Carbohydrates: 23g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 33g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Fiber: 9g | Sugar: 9g