Homemade “Real” Fruit Cocktail

This is an easy to make homemade version of fruit cocktail and much healthier than the canned, heavy-syrup variety.

This is an easy to make homemade version of fruit cocktail and much healthier than the canned, heavy-syrup variety.

Yield: 4-6 servings

Ingredients:

Choose any or all of these as available seasonally, but combine at least four.

Wash all fresh fruits well beforehand.

1 cup sliced bananas

1 cup cubed pineapple

1 cup sliced grapes (red and/or green seedless)

1 cup sliced strawberries

1 cup fresh blueberries

1 cut pear, cut in small chunks

2 Tbsp. orange juice (fresh squeezed is best) or use juice from pineapple

1 Tbsp. honey

Organic vanilla or plain yogurt (optional)

Preparation:

In a large bowl combine washed and prepared fruit, orange juice, and honey.  Toss gently together and chill.

May be eaten with plain or vanilla yogurt.  Sprinkle some granola on top.

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