Summer Fruit Salad Recipes That Are Anything But Ordinary
July 24, 2018
You might be hitting the point in your summer when you're getting bored of the standard fruit salad. But don't squander the rest of fresh-fruit season, just spice up your recipe collection. Try one of these inventive fruit salads instead.
Melon-and-Mozzarella Salad [MyRecipes]
Maybe what your fruit salad is really missing is cheese. This layered fruit salad throws creamy mozzarella cheese into the mix with fresh summer peaches, chunks of juicy watermelon, cubed honeydew, strawberries, and grapes. With some fresh basil and mint leaves, the combination is mouth-watering.
Spicy Fruit Salad [Minimalist Baker]
This fruit salad recipe brings the heat to your picnic spread with the addition of chili powder and optional tequila or rum. Combine fresh mango, kiwi, strawberries, and blueberries with lime juice, a drizzle of maple syrup, and just a dash of the chili powder for a sweet-spicy summer treat.
Quinoa Fruit Salad with Honey Lime Dressing [Two Peas and Their Pod]
This recipe makes a side salad into the main course by incorporating quinoa, a hearty whole grain packed with protein. Cook up your quinoa and toss it with blueberries, strawberries, mango, and mint, plus some lime and honey, to create this unique dish.