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Old 01-08-2015, 03:03 PM   #1
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Hey All,
I'm new member here, and this it's my first easy recipe Enjoy it !



Ingredients
1 cup seedless red grapes
1 cup seedless green grapes
3 plums, cut into wedges
2 peaches, peeled and cut into wedges
2 nectarines, cut into wedges
1 cup of water
6 mint sprigs
2 tbsp. lime juice
2 tbsp. fresh mint, minced
1 tsp. lime zest
8 strips of lime peel, about 2 inches each


Preparation
In a small saucepan over a medium high heat, combine the water, the lime peel strips and the mint sprigs. Bring to a boil and cook until half the liquid has evaporated.
Remove the lime strips and mint sprigs and let the mixture cool down.
Add the minced mint, the lime zest, and the lime juice.
In a large bowl, combine the red grapes, the green grapes, the plums, the peaches and the nectarines.
Pour the lime and mint sauce over the fruits, and toss gently until all the fruit is coated.

I hope you like it

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Old 01-08-2015, 03:47 PM   #2
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Hi, anna1. Welcome to Discuss Cooking Your recipe sounds nice and refreshing. Thanks for sharing it.
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Old 01-08-2015, 04:21 PM   #3
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Welcome to DC! Your recipe sounds delicious!
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Old 01-09-2015, 05:02 PM   #4
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Hey All,
I'm new member here, and this it's my first easy recipe Enjoy it !



Ingredients
1 cup seedless red grapes
1 cup seedless green grapes
3 plums, cut into wedges
2 peaches, peeled and cut into wedges
2 nectarines, cut into wedges
1 cup of water
6 mint sprigs
2 tbsp. lime juice
2 tbsp. fresh mint, minced
1 tsp. lime zest
8 strips of lime peel, about 2 inches each


Preparation
In a small saucepan over a medium high heat, combine the water, the lime peel strips and the mint sprigs. Bring to a boil and cook until half the liquid has evaporated.
Remove the lime strips and mint sprigs and let the mixture cool down.
Add the minced mint, the lime zest, and the lime juice.
In a large bowl, combine the red grapes, the green grapes, the plums, the peaches and the nectarines.
Pour the lime and mint sauce over the fruits, and toss gently until all the fruit is coated.

I hope you like it
Sounds delicious.

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Old 01-09-2015, 07:07 PM   #5
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I want that right now, and left overs can be blended with some ice and vodka..
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Old 01-10-2015, 05:33 AM   #6
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Hi Anna
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Old 01-10-2015, 05:54 PM   #7
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Welcome, Anna. Your fruit salad sounds so good. When good stone fruits become available here again, I'll remember the lime/mint combo. Sounds so light and refreshing. Hope to see you around here!
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Fruit salad with mint and lime Hey All, :chef: I'm new member here, and this it's my first easy recipe :rofl: Enjoy it ! [IMG]http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-e6FBbSl9SaE/VGE8tHavGbI/AAAAAAAAAKQ/nIZNpQOZF3c/s1600/fruit-salad-mint-lime-main-large-2.jpg[/IMG] [B]Ingredients[/B] 1 cup seedless red grapes 1 cup seedless green grapes 3 plums, cut into wedges 2 peaches, peeled and cut into wedges 2 nectarines, cut into wedges 1 cup of water 6 mint sprigs 2 tbsp. lime juice 2 tbsp. fresh mint, minced 1 tsp. lime zest 8 strips of lime peel, about 2 inches each [B]Preparation[/B] In a small saucepan over a medium high heat, combine the water, the lime peel strips and the mint sprigs. Bring to a boil and cook until half the liquid has evaporated. Remove the lime strips and mint sprigs and let the mixture cool down. Add the minced mint, the lime zest, and the lime juice. In a large bowl, combine the red grapes, the green grapes, the plums, the peaches and the nectarines. Pour the lime and mint sauce over the fruits, and toss gently until all the fruit is coated. I hope you like it 3 stars 1 reviews
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