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Broiled Grapefruit with Basil

A deliciously sweet and tart vegan breakfast of broiled grapefruit with basil.
Prep Time2 mins
Cook Time8 mins
Total Time10 mins
Cuisine: Breakfast
Servings: 2 grapefruit halves
Author: Basil and Bubbly


  • 1 grapefruit cut in half, seeds removed
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • 3 leaves fresh basil sliced thinly


  • Using a small knife, loosen each segment of grapefruit by running the knife between the flesh of the fruit and the pith ( white part that is between the peel and the flesh ), and also run the knife along each side of the "pie piece" of fruit flesh.
  • Spoon 1 teaspoon of sugar over each grapefruit half.
  • Broil on High for 5 - 8 minutes ( or until the edges of the grapefruit begin to brown ).
  • Serve topped with sliced basil.