Thursday, September 27, 2012

The most awesome fruit salad recipe

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A couple of weeks back I tried out this awesome fruit salad recipe to bring to a pot luck picnic.

The recipe came with a warning that it would be polished cleaned at any pot luck or gathering. I like coming back from pot lucks with an empty bowl so this sounded like a winner.

The original recipe featured grapes as the main fruit. But as they were currently not in season here, I used a mixture of other fruits:

Three green apples (cubed)
Three red/fuji apples (cubed)
One punnet of strawberries (sliced)
Plus half a can of pineapple (optional)

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To bring it all together is a sinfully rich but oh so yummy cream cheese dressing, which you just need to mix together:

Approx 200g cream cheese
Approx 100g sour cream
1/8 cup of icing sugar
A dollop of forest fruits yoghurt (optional)

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Combine everything together to create the most delicious fruit salad you’ve probably ever tasted…

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And yes, the bowl was completely cleaned out at the picnic – and I promise it wasn’t only because of me. I can’t wait for another excuse to make this again!

 

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2 comments:

  1. Oh my!!! I did a fruit salad couple of months ago, found the recipe in the net n silly old me forgot to bookmark it, thus I have no idea what did I use for the dressing.

    Till now!

    Though the ingredients are slightly different but it should do for now. Thanks for saving me!

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    1. Happy that this post managed to help you out with that, DinoMama! ^_^

      I think the recipe can be varied and adjusted to what you like, be it the proportions of sugar or cream cheese or sour cream or adding/substituting greek yoghurt etc.

      Enjoy!

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