Grapefruit tree

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jaxrmrjmr

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The neighbor had a dead grapefruit tree that got blown down during the latest hurricane (nice and dry right now). Has anyone ever used grapefruit wood to smoke stuff? I think it would be as legit as any other fruit or citrus wood but was wondering if any of you have used it?
 

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I’m in the mountains of Colorado so never have had access to grapefruit wood, but I would try it in a heart beat.
 

mneeley490

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I use orange wood on poultry all the time. I don't see why grapefruit would be any different.
However, having just said that, I know there are some medications that warn not to eat grapefruit while taking them, though I'm not a doctor, and I don't know why.