Fruit Salad IV Recipe - Oranges, Apples, Peaches, Grapes, Nuts & More!

Fruit Salad IV

Fruit Salad IV Recipe - Oranges, Apples, Peaches, Grapes, Nuts & More!
Region / culture: Afghanistan, Croatia | Preparation time: 15 minutes | Cooking time: 0 minutes | Servings: 4


Fruit Salad IV
Fruit Salad IV

Fruit Salad IV is a refreshing and delicious dish that is perfect for any occasion. Packed with a variety of fruits and nuts, this salad is a great way to get your daily dose of vitamins and minerals.


Fruit salads have been enjoyed for centuries, with variations found in many different cultures around the world. This particular recipe, Fruit Salad IV, is a modern twist on the classic fruit salad, incorporating a mix of fresh fruits and nuts for added texture and flavor.


How to prepare

  1. Cut the apples and oranges into small pieces.
  2. Add lemon juice and sugar.
  3. Add the remaining ingredients shortly before serving.


  • Feel free to customize Fruit Salad IV by adding your favorite fruits or nuts. You can also drizzle honey or maple syrup for added sweetness.

Cooking Tips & Tricks

When making Fruit Salad IV, be sure to use fresh, ripe fruits for the best flavor. Cutting the fruits into small, bite-sized pieces will make it easier to eat and enjoy. Adding a splash of lemon juice will help to prevent the fruits from browning.

Serving Suggestions

Serve Fruit Salad IV as a light and refreshing dessert or as a side dish to accompany a main meal.

Cooking Techniques

The key to making a great Fruit Salad IV is to mix the fruits and nuts gently to avoid crushing them.

Ingredient Substitutions

You can substitute any fruits or nuts in this recipe based on your preferences or what you have on hand.

Make Ahead Tips

Fruit Salad IV can be made ahead of time and stored in the refrigerator for up to 24 hours. Just add the nuts shortly before serving to maintain their crunchiness.

Presentation Ideas

Serve Fruit Salad IV in a decorative bowl or on a platter garnished with fresh mint leaves for a beautiful presentation.

Pairing Recommendations

Fruit Salad IV pairs well with grilled chicken or fish for a light and healthy meal.

Storage and Reheating Instructions

Store any leftovers of Fruit Salad IV in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 2 days. Do not freeze as the fruits may become mushy.

Nutrition Information

Calories per serving

Calories per serving: 150


Carbohydrates: 30g per serving


Fats: 5g per serving


Proteins: 3g per serving

Vitamins and minerals

Fruit Salad IV is packed with essential vitamins and minerals, including vitamin C, vitamin A, potassium, and fiber.


This recipe contains nuts.


Fruit Salad IV is a healthy and nutritious dish that is low in calories and high in vitamins and minerals.


Fruit Salad IV is a simple yet delicious dish that is perfect for any occasion. Packed with a variety of fruits and nuts, this salad is a healthy and refreshing option for a light dessert or side dish. Enjoy!

How did I get this recipe?

The first time I saw this recipe, I was immediately captivated. It was a warm summer day and I was attending a potluck picnic with some friends. As I walked around the tables filled with delicious dishes, my eyes landed on a colorful bowl of fruit salad that looked absolutely irresistible.

I asked the woman who had brought it what the secret was to making such a beautiful and tasty fruit salad. She smiled and told me that it was a family recipe that had been passed down for generations. She graciously offered to share the recipe with me, and I eagerly accepted.

As I listened to her explain the ingredients and preparation steps, I could feel my excitement growing. This fruit salad, she told me, was a special one that had been a staple at family gatherings for as long as she could remember. It was a simple yet delicious combination of fresh fruit, a homemade dressing, and a sprinkling of toasted nuts on top.

After jotting down the recipe in my trusty notebook, I couldn't wait to try it out for myself. As soon as I got home, I gathered all the necessary ingredients and got to work. I carefully diced up the ripe strawberries, juicy pineapple, crisp apples, and tangy oranges, savoring the sweet aromas that filled my kitchen.

Next, I whipped up the creamy dressing, mixing together Greek yogurt, honey, and a splash of vanilla extract. The combination of tangy yogurt and sweet honey created a luscious and light dressing that perfectly complemented the fresh fruit.

Once everything was ready, I combined the fruit and dressing in a large bowl, gently tossing everything together until the fruit was coated in the creamy goodness. I then sprinkled a generous handful of toasted almonds on top for an added crunch and nutty flavor.

As I took my first bite of the fruit salad, I was transported back to that sunny picnic where I had first discovered this recipe. The flavors melded together perfectly, creating a refreshing and satisfying dish that was both healthy and indulgent.

From that day on, this fruit salad became a regular feature at my family gatherings and potluck dinners. I loved sharing the recipe with friends and loved ones, passing on the tradition that had been so generously shared with me.

Over the years, I've added my own twist to the recipe, sometimes swapping out different fruits or experimenting with different types of nuts. But no matter how I tweak it, the essence of that original fruit salad recipe always shines through.

As I sit here now, reminiscing about the journey that led me to discover this beloved recipe, I can't help but feel grateful for the kind woman who shared it with me all those years ago. It's amazing how a simple dish can hold so much history and tradition, connecting us to the past and creating lasting memories for the future.

So the next time you find yourself at a potluck or family gathering, be sure to bring along a bowl of this delicious fruit salad. Who knows, maybe someone else will be captivated by its flavors and begin their own culinary journey just like I did.


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