Categories:Breakfast Fruit Dishes Deep South Dessert Recipes Grapefruit
An ambrosia is considered a type of fruit salad, usually with mixed fruits. What make this Grapefruit Ambrosia Recipe unusual is that it is made with grapefruit. Great for a brunch entree or a light dessert. Now the quest is – is ambrosia a salad or a dessert? This ambrosia recipe contains grapefruit, so it may be a salad. The recipe also contain sugar and a liqueur, so it also sounds like a dessert. You be the judge!
In the Southern states, ambrosia is often associated with holiday potlucks, especially during the Christmas season. But what is certain, an ambrosia salad absolutely must include coconut.
Please check out my Make-Ahead Holiday Brunch Menu (with recipes) which includes this delicious Grapefruit Ambrosia.
Grapefruit Ambrosia Recipe:
Source: This Grapefruit Ambrosia Recipe and photo are from Gourmet Magazine, February 2002.