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Make this gorgeous red, white, and blue fruit salad for your summer celebrations. The star shapes make it a perfect, simple recipe for Memorial Day or 4th of July.

Red White and Blue, Berry and Banana Fruit Salad

If you can get your hands on some good berries, you'll definitely want to make this festive, red-white-and-blue fruit salad. It's super fun for patriotic holidays, especially with the star-shaped bananas. But you can really make this any time you have a bunch of berries on hand.

Servings 6 people

Ingredients

  • 2 cups strawberries, hulled and halved
  • 1 cup blueberries
  • 2-3 large bananas
  • 2 tsp lemon juice
  • 1 tsp honey
  • 1/2 tsp lemon zest

Instructions

  1. Add prepared berries to a large bowl.

  2. Thickly slice your bananas, and cut star shapes if desired.

  3. Gently add banana slices to bowl with the berries.

  4. Add lemon juice, then gently stir. This will help keep the bananas from turning brown.

  5. Add honey and lemon zest, and gently stir again.

Recipe Notes

This is best served immediately, but can be kept covered in a refrigerator for up to 2 hours prior to serving if needed.