Fruit Cocktail with Zesty Lime Mint Dressing

Servings: 2-3

Preparation Time: 20 minutes


  • 1 cup pineapple chopped into small cubes
  • 1/2 cup cherries deseeded and halved
  • 1 cup cantaloupe chopped into  small cubes
  • 1 cup honey dew melon chopped into small cubes
  • 1/2 cup apple peeled and chopped into small cubes
  • 2 tbsp sugar (you can add more if you want more sweet)
  • 1 tbsp lime zest
  • 1 tbsp lime juice (you can adjust it according to taste)
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 2 tbsp water
  • 1 tbsp mint finely chopped
  • Few mint leaves for garnishing


Fruit Cocktail 1

Get all the fruits ready.

Fruit Cocktail 2

Combine all the fruits in a large bowl.

Now we will prepare dressing for the fruit cocktail,take sugar in a small bowl and add salt,lime zest,lime juice and water in it.Mix it nicely till the sugar dissolves completely.

Fruit Cocktail 7

Then pour the dressing on the fruits,add finely chopped mint leaves in it and mix it nicely.

Fruit Cocktail 8

Cover the bowl with cling wrap or a plate and keep it in refrigerator for at least 2 hours.Then serve it in bowl garnished with few mint leaves.It is a super easy desert for the hot summers.You can serve this fruit cocktail with some whipped cream or vanilla yogurt or lime yogurt.It is also a go to snack on these hot long summer days.Do try this and let me know how you like it. Enjoy !!

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6 Comments Add yours

  1. Looks good! Will try it.

    Liked by 2 people

    1. Thank you…Let me know how you like it.


  2. threebrits says:

    oooh yum sounds delicious!!

    Liked by 2 people

    1. Thank you so much


  3. Megala says:

    Looks beautiful, love your salad dressings !

    Liked by 2 people

    1. Thanks a lot Megala

      Liked by 1 person

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