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Old 07-25-2005, 09:57 AM   #1
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Uses for Grapefruit Spoons

Quite often I watch TV shows about cooking (duh), and see the talking heads seeding cukes, squash, melons, using a spoon. Here's a hint for you all ... own a grapefruit spoon. It has a wonderful cutting edge, and makes all these jobs so easy! Yes, I've used a regular spoon. Much as I love it, hubby and I are not supposed to eat grapefruit. So these two spoons haven't seen a grapefruit in years. But they sure know how to seed a cantaloup, cuke, etc. That curved cutting edge is great!


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Old 07-25-2005, 10:02 AM   #2
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This is a great tip! I use my grapefruit spoons for so much more than just eating grapefruit

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Old 07-25-2005, 03:41 PM   #3
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I use a regular spoon for cantaloupes and honeydew. I use a melon baller for tomatoes and cucumbers.
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