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Summer Fruits |Salad|

 I got a beautiful bunch of some summertime fruits from a friend and needed to eat them up quickly. A salad is a rock solid way to throw them all together and eat them while feeling good about your dinner.  The star of this show was the freak on the outside-beauty on the inside dragon fruit. This fruit has a lovely, mild taste and is a bit like a kiwi in texture. It combined like a champ with the other fruits. To eat you just cut off the crazy green outside with a pairing knife. After you cut up the fruit, the fuschia skin simply peels off. It’s all much easier than it looks.

I had this salad with a little roasted duck on the side but on its own is also incredibly flavorful. I just love my proteins.


For the Salad:

  • Lettuce
  • Red onion
  • Avocado
  • Dragonfruit
  • Nectarine
  • Hazelnuts, halved

For the Dressing |for 2|: 

  • 1/2 cup of olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon lemon
  • salt + pepper to taste
  • black + white sesame seeds
  • bit of dill

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Recipe Adapted From: Green Kitchen Stories 


      • Thank you so much crystalshauntae for the lovely words, I really do appreciate! I love your blog,too!
        Best wishes,

    • Thanks for stopping by, Victoria! I am in love with your blog…I am in the process of using your recipe to make the fruit champagne!

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