How to Cut a Grapefruit

How to Cut a Grapefruit – Learn the best way to cut a grapefruit so you can enjoy its delicious taste and health benefits!

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Cutting a grapefruit in half

Place the grapefruit horizontally on the cutting board Center a sharp knife at the equator of the grapefruit. Slice down slowly and evenly, following the grapefruit’s curve until you reach the center. Rotate the grapefruit and repeat on the other side.

Scooping out the grapefruit

To scoop out the grapefruit, you will need a grapefruit spoon. A grapefruit spoon is a type of spoon that is serrated. This allows you to easily get the fruit out of the grapefruit. The first thing you need to do is cut off the top of the grapefruit. You do not need to cut very much off, just enough so that you can see inside of the grapefruit. Once you have cut off the top, take your grapefruit spoon and start at the top of the grapefruit and work your way around, making sure to get all of the fruit out.

Cutting the grapefruit into segments

Cut the grapefruit in half.
Use a knife to remove the skin and pith from each grapefruit half.
Cut each grapefruit half into segments.