Grapefruit

It would figure that the one healthy thing I crave is ruby red grapefruit; the one food that requires a bowl, two hands, two knives and a spoon.  And time.

It took me three visits and several hours to finish this particular specimen.

It took me three visits and several hours to finish this particular specimen.

Grapefruit is the anti-graham cracker and yet I want one morning, noon and night.

Grapefruit

Still Life with Grapefruit

It would be much, much easier to just down a Squirt but some skinny and freezing know-it-all said you should never drink your calories.  Squirt was a staple in my childhood home, my Dad being the one to stock a six-pack or two at the top of the basement staircase.  Much like Vernors and Kid Rock, Squirt is a Michigan thing:

Grapefruit

Good thing I lived in California for a while.  Michigan was my gateway to citrus flavor but San Francisco, true to her reputation, taught me to appreciate the flesh.

It’s grapefruit season Dear Readers. Pucker up and enjoy!

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