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Unforgettable Fruit Salads

by in Healthy Recipes, July 6, 2012

fruit salad
We’ve all been there. After slaving away over a sticky cutting board, cutting pear after strawberry after apple, the fruit salad of our dreams is left with the dregs of cantaloupe and honeydew stranded in the bowl, never to grace a plate. Each fruit was squeezed and sized up in the grocery store, sure, but the typical fruit salad is rather uniform and expected. We know what it’s going to taste like before we even load up our plates.

At the same time, the proverbial fruit salad is a mainstay at summer barbecues. In between bites of burger, chips and potato salad, guests are yearning for something more refreshing, something that will lift them up after such a heavy meal.

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Spotlight Recipe: Fruit Salad with Poppy Seeds

by in Healthy Recipes, May 27, 2009

Fruit Salad with Poppy Seeds
Bring something light and refreshing to your next picnic. Fresh fruit is packed with vitamin C, fiber and a variety of antioxidants. This sweet salad goes well with everything and has a unique dressing that’s sure to have people asking for the recipe. Make extra — at 125 calories per serving, it’s going to go fast.

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