Creative Ideas for Packing the Perfect Backyard Summer Picnic

Fruit Salad with Citrus Ginger Dressing
Serves 10
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Ingredients
  1. 2 cups cubed cantaloupe
  2. 2 cups cubed honeydew
  3. 2 cups cubed pineapple
  4. 2 cups diced strawberries
  5. 2 cups seedless red grapes
  6. 1 recipe Citrus Ginger Dressing (recipe follows)
Instructions
  1. In a large bowl, combine cantaloupe, honeydew, pineapple, strawberries, and grapes. Pour Citrus Ginger Dressing over fruit. Cover, and chill for 2 hours.
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Citrus Ginger Dressing
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Ingredients
  1. 1 cup fresh orange juice
  2. 1 cup pineapple juice
  3. 1 teaspoon lime zest
  4. 1/4 cup fresh lime juice
  5. 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  6. 1 1/2 teaspoons grated fresh ginger
  7. 1/2 cup sugar
Instructions
  1. In a small bowl, combine orange juice, pineapple juice, lime zest, lime juice, lemon juice, and ginger. Add sugar, stirring until sugar is dissolved.
Notes
  1. To save time on picnic day, prepare Citrus Ginger Dressing the day before. Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator until ready to serve. You may also cut the fruit the day before, but do not combine with dressing until a few hours prior to picnic time.
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