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Honey-Lime Fruit Salad

This delicious, colorful fruit salad is sure to win the hearts of many including your kids.
Though the original recipe is for everything to be mixed together, it's okay to serve fruits in separate bowls/plates for children with sensory issues or for toddlers and other young children.
Prep Time20 mins
Cook Time5 mins
Total Time25 mins
Course: Salad
Cuisine: American
Keyword: healthy, kid friendly recipes, recipes kids love
Servings: 4 Servings
Calories: 185kcal
Author: Betty Crocker

Ingredients

  • 4 cups Cut up fruit 4 different colors is best
  • 2 tbsp Lime Juice Fresh is best
  • 2 tbsp Honey
  • 1/4 teaspoon poppy seed Found in Spice Aisle of most grocery stores
  • 1 teaspoon corn starch

Instructions

  • Just before adding dressing:
    Cut up 4 (four) cups of desired fruits.
    To make Dressing:
    Mix lime juice, honey, cornstarch and poppy seed in small saucepan. Heat, stirring constantly until mixture thickens and boils. Usually no more than 5 minutes. Cool 5 minutes.
    Toss dressing with fruit and serve. Recipe can easily be doubled or tripled as needed.
    Importance of the Color of Fruit

Notes

Fruit Combination ideas:
Red apples, bananas, oranges, green grapes
Blueberries, cantaloupe, honeydew, strawberries
Kiwifruit, bananas, red grapes, pineapple
Strawberries, blueberries, apricots, peaches
Nectarines, peaches, plums, strawberries
Raspberries, peaches, bananas, kiwifruit