Mixon Fruit Farms will be closed for repairs & maintenance  Aug 31 - Sept 20

All Store Departments and Tours will be closed.  Regular hours will resume Sept 21.

Shipping via Web is still available while store is closed shipping Frozen Juice, Wine & Fudge, Jams & Jellies & more.

Fruit shipping will resume in mid-November

Weddings & Events 941-748-5829 x280 or x268



2 1/4 cups self rising flour
2/3 cup vegetable oil
1 1/3 cup sugar
3 eggs, unbeaten
1 tbsp. Grated grapefruit rind
3/4 tsp. Grated lemon rind
1/2 cup grapefruit juice
1/2 cup water

Grapefruit cream filling:
1/2 cup sugar
2 tbsps. Cornstarch
1/4 tsp. Salt
1/2 cup fresh grapefruit juice
1 tbsp. Margarine
1 egg yolk
1 tbsp. Grated grapefruit rind


Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Cream together oil, sugar and rinds. Beat in eggs one at a time. Sift in flour in three portions, alternating with grapefruit juice and water in two portions. Beat batter 1/2 minute. Pour into 2 well-greased, lightly floured round 9-inch cake pans. Bake 30 minutes or until done. Turn out on a wired rack to cool. When cool, spread grapefruit cream filling between layers.

Grapefruit cream filling:
Combine sugar, cornstarch and salt. Blend in grapefruit juice. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, or over hot water until mixture is thick.
Add remaining ingredients. Cook over low heat 5 minutes, stirring constantly.
Cool before spreading.

Frost with your favorite frosting.

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Hours (November - April)

Mixon's Groveside Market,
Cafe & Gift Shoppe

Tuesday - Saturday: 10am to 5pm

Grove Tram Tours

Tuesday - Saturday: 11am, 1pm, 3pm

Mixon Office Hours

Monday - Saturday: 10am to 5pm

Hours (May - October)

Annual Summer Closing

Aug 31st - Sept 20   re-open Sept 21

Mixon's Groveside Market,
Cafe & Gift Shoppe

Tuesday - Saturday: 10am to 3pm

Grove Tram Tours

Tuesday - Saturday: 11am & 1pm

Mixon Office Hours

Monday - Friday: 10am to 3pm 

Contact & Location

Phone: 941-748-5829

Email:  custserv@mixon.com
Address: Mixon Fruit Farms,
2525 27th St. E.
Bradenton, FL 34208