Grapefruit Juicers

A Grapefruit juicer can provide you with a deliciously tangy drink in the morning that helps freshen the mouth and also gets the metabolism going. Not all juicers juice Grapefruits efficiently.

Grapefruit is a great source of vitamin C as well as bioflavinoids, bioflavinoids help our body absorb the vitamin C so by drinking fresh juice we are helping our bodies more than taking a vitamin C tablet which contains vitamin C and nothing else.

Many centrifugal electric juicers come with a citrus press attachments which turn your juice extractor into a Grapefruit juicer. You can then also juice oranges, lemons and limes efficiently using the citrus press. Grapefruit juice encourages the production of gastric juices and so can help digestion and ease constipation. Consult your doctor or health professional before you use your Grapefruit juicer as excessive quantities of Grapefruit juice can have an effect on certain prescribed medicines.

Juicers that are based on twin gear design such as the Twin Health sometimes do not handle soft fruits such as Grapefruit very well when compared to harder vegetable produce so for Grapefruit you may be best off purchasing a juicer aimed at citrus fruits.

The soluble fibre pectin is found in the pith of citrus fruits, and it is been reported that the soluble fibre pectin present in Grapefruit juice can surpress appetite as it slows down the emptying of the stomach.Grapefruit is also a natural source of potassium, calcium and phosphurus.

With a citrus juicer you can create your own citrus cocktails such as the ever popular mix of orange and pink grapefruit juice.

Examples of juicers that are capable of juicing Grapefruit include the Siemens Porsche Citrus Press. At the higher end of the market the Remida citrus juicers certainly look the part are of a high build quality enabling them to be used in a commercial environment.