Quick & Easy Fruit Side Recipes


Grandma's Cranberry Salad

By Leah Stacey
I grew up with my grandmother and mom making this every year for the holidays. This...

Cranberry Apples

By Brenda Forbes
Rarely do I not have this made and in my refrigerator! When a craving for...

Robin's Fresh Fruit Salad

By Robin Hearon
This is a wonderful and refreshing side dish that is perfect for any summer occasion. The...

Caprese Salad Bites-Annette's

By Annette W.
One of our favorite summertime salads is Caprese Salad. I mean we can't get enough of...

Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries

By Opal Jackson-Cakmak
These aren't anything complicated. With five ingredients, they take only a few minutes to put together. You...

Spicy Watermelon Salsa

By Philip Hoel
With summer coming, we're always looking for a great way to use the fruits of the...

Apple-Cranberry Casserole

By Laura Young
I got this recipe from a friend who brought it to a pot luck dinner. It...

Peachy Wild Rice

By Bob Wakeman
This goes good withjus abought any thing. I serve this with my stuffed pork chops

Rich & Creamy Cranberry-Pineapple Salad

By V Seward
I like to experiment with salads. Craving something creamy, crunchy and packed with flavor I came...

scalloped pineapple

By Katheryn Williams
This recipe has been in my family for as long as i can remember. We always...

Ricotta Mascarpone Mousse w/ Balsamic Strawberries

By Jo Anne Sugimoto
For some reason or other, I really like balsamic vinegar, especially with fruits and vegetables. And...

Pineapple Souffle

By Bobbie Weiner
This dish is more of a bread pudding,but our family always referred to it as "souffle"...

Sweet & Spicy Cucumber Salad

By Rhea Altamura
I started making these for cookouts. By request, I now make them year-around. Some people...

Fluffy Cranberry Salad

By melissa harris
One of my favorites during the holidays. Great way to incorporate cranberries during traditional Thanksgiving. But...

Apple Enchiladas

By Betsy Wolfe
These Apple Enchiladas are a great fall or winter dessert...easier than pie or cake but smells...

Creamy Orange Jello

By Lisa Makanvand
Everyone asks for this recipe! You will love it!!

Cheesecake Dip on a Stick

By Whitney Froehlich
Concocted this recipe by a total accident! It was supposed to be used as a cupcake...

Harvest Fruit Salad

By Michelle Helgesen
I came up with this salad when I was asked to bring a fruit salad to...

Southern Fried Apples

By Kim Piepgras
If you love fried apples just like the ones at Cracker Barrel, you've hit the jackpot....

Cotton Candy Fruit Fluff

By Jill Cooks
I've seen different variations for this fruit salad. This one is the most popular and very...

Sweet Fruit Salad

By Linsey Ballard
I love fruit, this is the best fruit salad ever :)

Apple Almond Rice

By Kat Ryan
An easy side dish that goes with anything and will fill stomachs on a cold winter...

Southern Fried Apples

By Dana Moore AKA: Southern Gals Cook
Who loves Fried Apples? Make these mouth watering succulent fried apples and serve them by...

Ruth's Hot Pineapple Cheese Casserole

By Schelley Brown Francis
My step-grandmother Ruth Huffman passed away years ago at Easter time. This was a recipe...
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Bright green in color, pesto is a classic northern Italian sauce. Traditionally made with basil, Parmesan, garlic, olive oil, and nuts (pine nuts or walnuts), it has a slightly grassy and nutty flavor. Easy to make at home, it’s versatile and quite tasty. We’re sharing pesto sauce from scratch recipes along with ways you can […]

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Fresh Fruit Recipes That Aren’t for Fruit Salad

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One of life’s simple pleasures in the summer is fresh fruit. We know it’s delicious to make a fruit salad and we have fantastic ones for summer here. But, we’re sharing 18 recipes that go beyond fruit salad. More than just for dessert, fresh fruit can be incorporated into main meals too. From breakfast to […]