Recipes: Two Versions Of The Winter Fruit Salad

Hello Everyone,
I love a fruity winter fruit salad so I have found a couple of my favorite recipes for you.
I like to add marshmallows in mine and walnuts. The options for a fruit salad are limitless so go crazy and enjoy.

Winter Fruit Salad

2 c. fresh pineapple chunks
2 firm bananas, peeled, sliced
1 c. seedless grapes
1 c. sliced oranges
1 c. pitted dates
1 c. salad greens
Creamy Date DressingĀ 
1 c. vanilla yogurt
Zest and juice from 1 orange (1/2 c.)
6 pitted dates
1 tsp. curry powder (optional)

Combine pineapple, bananas, grapes, oranges and dates. Arrange fruit on individual lettuce-lined plates.
For dressing, combine yogurt, 1 teaspoon orange zest, 1/2 cup orange juice, dates and curry powder in blender.

Whip until smooth, about 30 seconds. Serve salad with dressing. Serves 6.
Second Recipe
Winter Fruit Salad

3 cups unpeeled red delicious apples, diced
1 1/2 cups sliced celery
1 cup seedless green grapes, halved
1/2 cup dark raisins

Dressing recipe:
1/4 cup non fat mayonnaise
1/4 cup nonfat sour cream
1. Combine all of the ingredients in a medium sized bowl.
Pour dressing over the mixture and refrigerate for 1 to 3 hours prior to serving.

Credit: Both recipes were taken from a 2010 Family Circle magazine.


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