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Lavender Gem

A lavender gem is one of the many types of Grapefruit. It is a hybrid of Tangelo and Grapefruit with a sweet slightly-tart flavor that makes it perfect for eating out-of-hand, in salads, and fruit dishes. Substitutes could be Pomelo, or Oro Blanco Grapefruit.

Alternative Names

Pink Tangelo, Wekiwa Tangelo

Category

Citrus Fruit

Origin

California, North America

Flavor

Acidic, Citrus, Sweet-Slightly, Tangy

Texture

Firm, Juicy, Tender

Prep Methods

Mash/Purée, Peel

Cooking Method

As Is, Raw

Uses

see categorized dishes

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