On a hot, soaring summer day, an easy to make fruit salad is just what you need to beat the heat. Explore this article to get your hands on easy fruit salad recipes.

Easy Fruit Salad Recipe

When the steely pangs of hunger kicks in, there is no better way to satiate your hunger than fix a quick fruit salad. If you are the kind of a person who scouts for a double cheeseburger to sink your canines or a large serving of chocolate-chip ice cream to satiate your pangs, then you are headed in the wrong way. The road to health and healthy eating is the one that is less traveled on. However, given a choice, who wouldn’t really love to pig out on a healthy serving of fruit loaded with nutrition and taste. Instead of giving into the cravings for a cheeseburger or a large serving of ice cream, you can choose to feast on a fruit salad instead. With a fruit salad, it’s definitely health all the way! Most people stay away from fruit salads falsely believing that fruit salads are hard to put together. In the realms of realty, this hardly is the case. Fruit salads are the easiest to put together. Read on for three exciting and easy to make fruit salad recipes.
Recipes For Fruit Salad
Fruit and Nut Salad
You Will Need
  • 1 large Apple
  • 1 large Pear
  • 1 large Orange
  • 3 tbsp White Wine Vinegar
  • 1/3 cup Vegetable Oil
  • 1 tbsp Honey
  • Lettuce Leaves
  • ½ cup Pecans (chopped)
  • You can begin by slicing the apple and pear thinly. As for the orange, you will have to peel it and slice it as thinly as you possibly can. Make it a point to retain the juice that flows out of the orange when you slice it.
  • Find yourself a large bowl and add the sliced fruit to it. Toss the fruits for a while.
  • In a separate bowl, add the vinegar, oil and honey, in respective proportions. With a spoon, stir the ingredients until you have a uniform mixture of vinegar, oil and honey.  
  • Pour this mixture into the bowl containing fruits and mix again.
  • Get yourself six lettuce leaves. Wash and clean the leaves and place them on a large plate. Arrange fruit on each of the six leaves.
  • For that final effort, sprinkle chopped pecans onto the fruit and lettuce leaves. Your ‘Fruit and Nut’ salad is ready.
Fruit and More Fruits Salad
You Will Need
  • 3 Bananas
  • 2 Oranges
  • 1 Mango (ripe)
  • 1 Apple
  • A bunch of Green Grapes
  • ¼ cup Pomegranate Seeds
  • 1 Guava
  • A handful of Cherries (canned)
  • 1 tbsp Lemon Juice
  • ½ cup Sugar
  • The ‘fruit and more fruit salad’ includes quite a number of fruits and hence the name. However, this shouldn’t stop you from trying out this iconic salad recipe, for at the end of it all, your efforts will be rewarded with great taste.
  • You can start by peeling and chopping all fruits, except the bananas and apples. The bananas and apples can go in last because these are the fruits, which are most likely to go brown if left exposed for long.
  • Add limejuice to the rest of the fruits and mix well. Proceed to heat a cup of water over a medium flame, add the sugar to the water and wait until it melts.
  • Once the sugar syrup cools, pour it over the fruits and place it in the refrigerator. Wait for an hour or so before you take the fruits out.
  • Once the stipulated time is over, take out the fruits and add chopped bananas and apples to it. Serve immediately.
  • If you want to give the sugar and the extra calories a skip, you can use salt and chaat masala as an alternative.
Fruit Salad Delight
You Will Need  
  • 2 cups Apples (diced)
  • 1 cup Seedless Grapes
  • ½ cup Pecans
  • 2 tsp Lime Juice
  • 1 cup Whipped Cream
  • ½ cup Oranges (peeled and diced)
  • 1 cup Miniature Marshmallows
  • ¼ cup Sugar
  • It’s really as simple as anything can get. You can begin by coating apples with the lemon juice and adding the same to a large bowl.
  • Add the grapes, oranges, nuts and marshmallows to the apples and toss.
  • Once done, add the sugar and whipped cream to the bowl. Mix well. Serve immediately.
There you have three great and easy to make fruit salad recipes. The next time the urge to eat junk kicks in, give them all a miss and opt for fruit salads instead. Health, as someone had rightly said, is wealth! So take care of it.

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