The Twister Fruit Picker®: Yummy Salad Recipe for Grapefruit, Avocados and Limes

grapefruit tree az .3.16In the southern climates, flavorful, juicy, ruby red grapefruit are in season. If you are lucky enough to be living in USDA plant hardiness zones 9-10, you may also be harvesting limes and avocados, which grow in USDA plant hardiness zones 8 through 11. The Twister Fruit Picker® is the ideal tool for picking grapefruit, limes, and avocados safely from the ground.

3.16 blog saladEven if you only grow one of these fresh ingredients, this California Lettuce Cup salad by Giada De Laurentiis gets a 5-star rating from us! The dressing, which is made from fresh lime juice, is light and refreshing. The combination of lime and ruby red grapefruit is zesty, tangy and absolutely delicious. The serrano chili adds a little spice, although it is not overwhelming. Her cook’s note for segmenting the grapefruit takes a little extra time but is well worth the effort and keeps the membrane and seeds out of the salad.3.16 blog fruit


Pick your grapefruit, limes and avocados with The Twister Fruit Picker® and enjoy this yummy recipe! Happy Picking!