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Patriotic Fruit Platter

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Family and friends will be in their glory when you present them with this beautiful Patriotic Fruit Platter – complete with an assortment of red, white and blue deliciousness!  Not only does it make for a stunning presentation, but it also is a great way to add wholesome fruit to the holiday menu.

Creating a berry beautiful centerpiece does not have to take a lot of thought or effort. This Patriotic Fruit Platter is brimming with red cherries, raspberries, and yogurt-covered pretzels.  A crystal bowl is holding the bluest of blueberries.

This is a very simple recipe, and you can produce it in minutes!  To learn more about the crystal plate that I used for my centerpiece, please click the following eBay affiliate link for Fostoria American Torte Plates. More information on the Fostoria American pattern can be discovered here.

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Patriotic Fruit Platter
Red, White & Blue | Patriotic Fruit Platter
Prep Time 10 minutes
Servings
people
Ingredients
  • Yogurt-Covered Pretzels
  • Raspberries
  • Blueberries
  • Cherries
Prep Time 10 minutes
Servings
people
Ingredients
  • Yogurt-Covered Pretzels
  • Raspberries
  • Blueberries
  • Cherries
Red, White & Blue | Patriotic Fruit Platter
Instructions
  1. Rinse and dry all your fruit.
  2. Place blueberries in a bowl, and set this in the center of your plate or platter.
  3. Arrange cherries around the perimeter of the bowl.
  4. The next layer will be a circle of yogurt-covered pretzels.
  5. Follow with a larger circle of raspberries.
  6. Finish it off with another circle of yogurt-covered pretzels.
Recipe Notes

The amount of fruit and/or pretzels you need will depend on the size of the plate or platter you are using. I used a 14" Torte Plate, and used one box of pretzels (about 8 oz.), just under 2 pints of raspberries, one bag of cherries, and two pints of blueberries.


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