Roasted Grapefruit

Good and Cheap, Leanne Brown, 2016.

Roasted grapefruit? This is a common treat in Costa Rica! The baking process helps remove some of the sourness of the fruit and results in a tangy, sweet, and warm snack! Grapefruit is a great source of vitamin C! Try boosting your immune system today with a roasted grapefruit!

Prep Time: 5 Minutes

Cook Time: 10 Minutes


  • 1 grapefruit
  • 2-3 teaspoons brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon


  1. Wash your hands for 30 seconds with hot water and soap.
  2. Sanitize all food prep surfaces and cooking utensils.
  3. Wash and cut grapefruit into quarters.
  4. Cut each quarter into segments, leaving peel intact.
  5. Place onto baking sheet.
  6. Sprinkle brown sugar and cinnamon onto grapefruit.
  7. Broil for 7-10 minutes.
  8. Serve warm!