Recipe Sunday: Fruit Salad

I woke up with Fruit Salad on my mind.  So I thought I would look up a few options.

fruit salad 2

Ingredients
2 cups plain yogurt
2 tablespoons good honey
1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
Seeds scraped from 1/2 vanilla bean, optional
1/2 orange, juiced
1 banana, sliced
1/2 pint fresh blueberries
1/2 pint fresh raspberries
1 pint fresh strawberries, hulled and cut in half
1 bunch seedless green grapes, halvedDirectionsCombine the yogurt, honey, vanilla extract, and vanilla bean seeds in a bowl and set aside. Combine the orange juice and banana slices in a separate bowl. Add the berries and grapes and gently mix the fruit mixture together. Spoon the fruit into serving bowls and top with the yogurt.

Very Berry Fruit Salad

Ingredients1 pint strawberries, hulled and cut in half
1 pint blueberries
1 pint raspberries
1 tablespoon good balsamic vinegar
1/4 cup sugar
Fresh mint, for garnishDirectionsPlace 6 glasses in the refrigerator.

In a large bowl, combine the berries, vinegar and sugar. Stir gently. Cover securely with plastic wrap and refrigerate for 30 minutes to 1 hour.

Spoon the berries into the chilled glasses. Garnish with a sprig of fresh mint.

Fruit Salad on the go…

Triple Threat Fruit Smoothie

Original recipe makes 4 servings
  • 1 kiwi, sliced
  • 1 banana, peeled and chopped
  • 1/2 cup blueberries
  • 1 cup strawberries
  • 1 cup ice cubes
  • 1/2 cup orange juice
  • 1 (8 ounce) container peach yogurt

Directions

  1. In a blender, blend the kiwi, banana, blueberries, strawberries, ice, orange juice, and yogurt until smooth.

Share with us your favorite fruit salad recipe or topping.

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