8 Deliciously Easy Fruit Salads To Try This Summer

While it is good for you to eat fruit all year round, there is not a more exciting time of the year for it than in summer! With the sun in full shine, a big bowl of colourful seasonal fruit will taste the best, along with it being highly nutritious.

It’s also our favourite season because all the exotic fruits are around too – which will make your standard fruit salad much more exciting. We have put together a list of fresh, colourful, delicious and moreish easy fruit salads that you can create yourself!

Have a look and tell us which one you like the most?

1. Mojito Fruit Salad (Non-Alcoholic)

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Photo Credit: Iowa Girl Eats

This easy fruit salad features Watermelon, Blueberries, Strawberries and Raspberries. Well, why is this a mojito fruit salad? I hear you ask. Well it’s all mixed in with a lime and mint syrup. Taaaasty.

2. Grilled Fruit Salad

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Photo Credit: The Healthy Foodie

Not all fruit salads have to be cold… take this grilled fruit salad, it contains Peaches, Plums, Pears, Figs and Grapefruit. All mixed in with the complimentary herbs of mint and basil. With the fruit being grilled beforehand, it’ll release those extra fruity flavours.

3. Honey, Lime & Poppy Seed Salad

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Photo Credit: The Recipe Critic

This fruity little number mixes some British summer fruits, with some tropical favourites. Strawberries, Blackberries, Kiwis and Mango accompanied by a sprinkling of poppy seeds, drizzling of lime juice and a spoonful of honey. Well that just sounds like summer in a bowl doesn’t it?

4. Quinoa, Spinach, Strawberry and Blueberry Salad

quinoa fruit salad

Photo Credit: Julia’s Album

If you like your salads with a little more ‘leaf’ here we have a quinoa, spinach, Strawberries, Blueberries, Peaches and Orange Slices.
And it does look like a treat to eat.

5. Mint & Melon Salad

mint and melon salad

Photo Credit: Style Me Pretty

Nope they’re not just funny looking grapes; this fruit salad features purely melons – Watermelon, Honey Dew Melon and Cantaloupe. All tossed with some mint and honey. If you were wondering, the secret to the presentation of our picture is to buy a mellow baller, so you can serve bite-size beauties rather than slices.

6. Vanilla Fruit Salad

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Photo Credit: Averie Cooks

Strawberries accompanied by Grapes, Blueberries and Pineapple – to this delicious selection you then add some vanilla pudding and there you have it. A quick delicious desert to enjoy in the warm weather.

7. Tropical Fruit Salad

coconut tropical fruit salad

Photo Credit: Skinny Taste

This is definitely an easy fruit salad for those who enjoy the more tropical fruits. To make it even more tropical, serve is a hollowed out pineapple or coconut and impress your guests.
The brightly coloured selection features Papaya, Mangoes, Pineapple, Bananas and Coconut too!

8. Watermelon & Radish salad

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Photo Credit: Melangery

This salad is once again made up of Watermelon and a Chinese radish – super simple salad with seasonings and tossed together with some lemon juice. Yum!

These are my favourite 8 easy fruit salads, if you like this Summer blog, you might also like reading our blogs about 7 British Summer Foods and Healthy Summer Treat Alternatives.

Hopefully, we’ve inspired you to start making your own fruit salads! What do you like to include in your fruit salads? Let us know in the comments below or you can Tweet or Facebook us!