American Flag Fruit Kabobs

Blueberries, strawberries, and bananas threaded on bamboo skewers in the design of an American flag
Turn blueberries, strawberries, and bananas into a festive patriotic display with these fruit skewers.

Blueberries, strawberries, and bananas threaded on bamboo skewers in the design of an American flag

American Flag Fruit Kabobs

Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Servings: 11 skewers
Calories per Serving: 80
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Prep Time: 30 mins
Turn blueberries, strawberries, and bananas into a festive patriotic display with these fruit skewers.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup water
  • 3 Tbsp lemon juice
  • 1 pint strawberries, washed, trimmed and halved
  • 1 cup blueberries
  • 6 bananas, cut into 1" pieces
  • 1 bamboo skewers

Instructions

  • Mix water and lemon juice in a medium sized bowl. Place cut bananas in lemon water to coat to prevent bananas from browning.
  • Thread a strawberry piece, followed by a banana piece onto 7 skewers.
  • Repeat the process two more times on all 6 skewers and end by adding one additional strawberry.
  • On 5 additional skewers, thread a strawberry, banana, strawberry, banana, then follow with about 5 or 6 blueberries.
  • Line all skewers up on a serving platter to look like a flag and serve.
Recipe Author: Mary Ann Kelley

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About Mary Ann

Mary Ann Kelley has been creating meal plans online for over 15 years, first as part of TheHomeSchoolMom's cooking resources for busy moms and later on Menus4Moms, which has been highlighted by "Diner's Journal," The New York Times' Blog on Dining Out, and PBS Parents' "Kitchen Explorer."

Mary Ann loves cooking and she loves planning/organizing, so meal planning is a natural intersection of the two. She believes her mission for the meal plans is being fulfilled when visitors let her know that she has helped them save time and money by teaching them to plan ahead and become more efficient in the kitchen.

When Mary Ann is not cooking or publishing, she enjoys reading, researching genealogy, and traveling.

Comments

  1. Would frozen fruit work as well?

  2. Great idea for a patriotic picnic! Always good to have healthy options at a cookout, too.

  3. Great Idea! 🙂 Thank u

  4. Good 4th of July desert

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