Mom's Fruit Salad

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Becky Graves

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@BeckyG1

This is my brother's favorite salad that Mom would make! You can use any combination of fruit the sky's the limit!

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This is a really simple fruit salad spotlighting more citrusy flavors. The sauce is really thin and the perfect balance of sweetness with a touch of savoriness. Even though it is really thin, it still coats the fruit and leaves a nice flavor. We loved the combination of fruits - not one fruit overpowers another. The sauce does pool at the bottom of the bowl so make sure to give it a good stir before serving. The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
2-4
Prep:
30 Min
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

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  • 1
    banana, sliced
  • 1
    apples, golden delicious, sliced
  • 1
    orange, peeled and sliced
  • 1 c
    purple grapes, halved
  • 1 c
    strawberries and/or kiwis, sliced
  • 1 small
    lemon, juiced
  • 1
    small can pineapple tidbits, drained; reserve juice
  • SAUCE

  • 1 pinch
    sugar
  • ·
    reserved pineapple juice
  • 1 Tbsp
    mayonnaise

How to Make Mom's Fruit Salad

Step-by-Step

  1. Mix all of the fruit in a medium bowl.
  2. Pour lemon juice over them; set aside.
  3. In a small bowl, mix mayonnaise and sugar; stir well. Add pineapple juice a little at a time. The sauce should be a little thin, but not runny.
  4. Pour sauce over fruit; stir well. Cover bowl with plastic wrap. Chill salad and remove right before you're ready to eat (within 30 mins.- 1 hour or the bananas will go brown). Enjoy!

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About Mom's Fruit Salad

Course/Dish: Fruit Salads
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Collection: Fourth of July!
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy




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