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Fun Fruit Salad

This flavourful fruit salad is sure to satisfy your sweet tooth and makes a great, healthy snack or dessert.

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 0 minutes
Servings: 8

  • 2 apples, cored and chopped
  • 2 oranges, peeled and chopped
  • 1/2 small cantaloupe, seeded and chopped
  • 2 pears
  • 2 tbsp lime juice, about 1 medium lime
  1. Add the apples, oranges, cantaloupe and pears to a bowl. Squeeze the juice from the lime over the fruit. Toss together and serve immediately or chill until ready to eat.


  • Get creative with this recipe! Substitute with any fruit you have on hand. If using frozen fruit, let it thaw in the fridge first and drain excess water before using.
  • This is a fun recipe to make with the kids. Little chefs can help with peeling and squeezing.
  • Hosting dinner this week? Serve this up as a healthy dessert with a dollop of lower fat plain yogurt.
30 minutes or less