Out of the whole grapefruit family the red varietal tends to be slightly more bitter and robust, with a slight citrus hint. Add dash of shocking red Le Fruit de MONIN Red Grapefruit to juices and smoothies, or blend it into a homemade salad dressing for a little extra flavour kick.
Bet On Bitter
Creating a striking impression both on colour and taste, Le Fruit de MONIN Red Grapefruit gives that balanced bitterness it needs in selected cocktails, mocktails, sodas and lemonade.
Deep ruby red with some copper red glints.
Nose: Intense red grapefruit nose
Attack: Sweet zest note with hint of bitterness
Length in Mouth: Acidulated aftertaste
Beverage Innovation Director’s Tip
One of my favourite uses is in muddled drinks, martinis and fruit punch.