Arugula, Avocado & Grapefruit Salad

Arugula Grapefruit Salad
By: Isabel Smith, MS, RD, CDN

I love a tasty and refreshing summer salad. This salad is both satisfying and also loaded with hydrating and energizing summer produce like avocados and grapefruit. Avocado is a source of healthy, anti-inflammatory fat that can also help to promote balanced blood sugar, while the grapefruit is hydrating, packed with immune-boosting vitamin C (great for warding off those summer colds), and is also a cooling food, making it great for these hot summer days.

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  • 1-2 handfuls arugula
  • ½ avocado, sliced
  • 1 grapefruit, peeled and sliced
  • 1 tbsp pumpkin seeds


  • 1 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice
  • sea salt and pepper, to taste


  1. Wash all produce well.
  2. Arrange salad ingredients in a salad dish or plate (as pictured).
  3. In a small bowl mix together salad dressing ingredients and drizzle the dressing over the salad.
  4. Serve and enjoy!

Prep time: 10 minutes

Cook time: 0 minutes

Total time: 10 minutes

Servings: 2

  • Nutrition per serving:
  • Calories240
  • Fat17g
  • Saturated Fat2.5g
  • Cholesterol0mg
  • Sodium150mg
  • Carbohydrates21g
  • Fiber6g
  • Sugars12g
  • Protein 4g

Yields and nutritional information are estimated and will vary depending on produce size and equipment used.

Isabel Smith, MS, RD, CDN

Isabel is a Registered Dietitian, wellness expert and fitness coach. Isabel has her own nutrition and wellness practice based in New York City, Isabel Smith Nutrition, but she works with clients and corporations both nationwide and worldwide in a variety of areas including skin health, weight loss, gastrointestinal issues and allergies, sports nutrition, general wellness and more. As a Guided Reboot coach, Isabel has helped hundreds juice their way to better health. When she isn’t helping clients achieve optimal nutrition and wellness, she can be found trying and creating new juices and making other healthy recipes, running, cooking, spinning, practicing yoga, and enjoying time with her two Yorkshire terriers. Isabel is also one of the nutritionists who runs our Guided Reboot programs.

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