Flip onto cooling rack. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). I'll make two next time! This recipe is a keeper! I made this, tentatively, for my Mother's birthday. It was easy to make and really good. Comfort. Shockingly, you don't miss the full pound of butter usually in pound cakes and it tastes just as traditional as a full-fat version. It doesn't taste like grapefruit at all! Instructions: With a sharp knife, cut the rind and pith away from the whole grapefruit. Delicious! Best result was to reduce the powdered sugar to 1/2-3/4 cup, and add a little (1-2 T) butter. Subbed part-skim ricotta of the same amount for the cream cheese because i was all out - and was very good! I baked the cake in 4 mini loaf pans, for about 45 minutes. Texture is great, but could be tad more moist. The whole wheat's sweetness is brought out by the tang of the citrus; and the earthy flavor of the wheat marries well with that of grapefruit. For the Olive Oil Cake: 1 cup cake flour 1 1/4 cup all-purpose flour 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 teaspoons poppy seeds 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar 2 whole eggs 1 egg yolk 289 calories; fat 10.9g; saturated fat 4.8g; mono fat 3.6g; poly fat 1.3g; protein 3.5g; carbohydrates 44.8g; fiber 0.5g; cholesterol 42mg; iron 0.9mg; sodium 202mg; calcium 41mg. Weigh or lightly spoon flour into dry measuring cups; level with a knife. easy!! I just would have liked a little more. A cake … This light and refreshing olive oil grapefruit cake is made with whole grain flour, yogurt, and freshly-squeezed grapefruit juice. Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. I have two boys and a husband that HATE grapefruit, and they ate the whole cake in one day, and I might add were licking the glaze off of the cake saver. Would be delicious to substitute lemon zest and juice, too. This cake is really delicious, especially with the glaze, but I feel like it is almost too fluffy and moist for a pound cake. Oh, and don’t forget the delicious grapefruit juice! TASTELESS! https://tastykitchen.com/recipes/desserts/whole-wheat-grapefruit-cake Everyone loved the cake but not everyone liked the glaze. I did not use the icing as it was way too sweet we just ate it plain. I agree with another post in which the cake seems too moist to be pound cake. It freezes nicely too, so you can always make one, preslice it and take out pieces as you want to enjoy it. In a large bowl combine the sugar and the two tablespoons of grapefruit zest. Will make it again for sure. What to Look For: Grapefruit comes in white, pink, and red varieties. Add flour mixture and milk alternately to batter, beginning and ending with flour. Whole Grain Grapefruit Cake with Olive Oil and Greek Yogurt Sweet Cayenne. 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