How to Make 5 Spice Citrus Salad
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Prep time 15mins
Cook time 15mins
Serves or Makes: 4

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  • 1 grapefruit
  • 2 oranges
  • 1 blood orange
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 1 teaspoon five spice powder
  • 1 cup whole milk ricotta
  • drizzle very good olive oil
  • pinch fleur de sel
  • 1/4 cups pistachios, toasted and chopped
  • mint leaves, for garnish


  • Step 1

    With a sharp knife, peel all citrus and cut into 1/4 “ rounds, breaking in half any larger rounds like the grapefruit. If you're feeling fancy, you can supreme them. Arrange on serving platter or shallow bowl.

  • Step 2

    In a small heatproof measuring cup, combine honey and 5 spice, stirring to combine. Microwave for 15 seconds to thin out slightly.

  • Step 3

    Dollop ricotta on top of citrus and then drizzle with five spice honey. Finish with mint, pistachios, olive oil and fleur de sel.