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Healthy July 4th Flag Fruit Skewers

by Nellie

If you are looking for a delicious, festive and healthy snack to serve for July 4th, check out these Healthy July 4th Flag Fruit Skewers!

What types of fruit are used on fruit skewers?

Some of the most popular fruits to use on fruit skewers are strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, blackberries, grapes, pineapple, melon and kiwi. You can really use any type of fruit that you like or have on hand.

If using fresh fruit, be sure to wash and dry the fruit before threading onto the skewers. You can also use frozen fruit, which is a great option if you are looking to make these ahead of time. Simply thaw the fruit before serving.

What are some fun July 4th themed treats to make?

Some other fun and festive July 4th treats include:

-July 4th Fruit Pizza

-Red, White and Blueberry Trifle

-Flag Cake

-Stars and Stripes Cupcakes

-Patriotic Popcorn Mix

-Fourth of July Cookies

How long does fruit skewers last?

Fruit skewers are best enjoyed the day they are made. However, if you have leftovers, they will keep in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 2 days. Be sure to store the fruit skewers in a single layer so that the fruit doesn’t get squished.

These Healthy July 4th Flag Fruit Skewers are a fun and festive way to enjoy fresh fruit! They are perfect for a July 4th barbecue or picnic and can be made ahead of time. The best part is that they are healthy, so you can feel good about serving them to your family and friends.

Enjoy these Healthy July 4th Flag Fruit Skewers at your next July 4th barbecue or picnic!

What can I serve with these fruit skewers?

Yogurt is a great idea, as is a fruit dip. These skewers would also be great served with a patriotic themed dessert, such as a flag cake or stars and stripes cupcakes.

What are some more fun Independence Day treats?

What ingredients do you need for these Healthy July 4th Flag Fruit Skewers?

  • 1 Pound Strawberries
  • 1 Pint Blueberries 
  • 2 Bananas (sliced)
  • Skewers 
Yield: 1 platter

Healthy July 4th Flag Fruit Skewers

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes

These Healthy July 4th Flag Fruit Skewers are so great to serve on independence day with a side of yogurt!

Ingredients

  • 1 Pound Strawberries
  • 1 Pint Blueberries
  • 2 Bananas (sliced)
  • Skewers

Instructions

  1. Wash, remove the stems & slice the strawberries.
  2. Slice the bananas.
  3. Using the blueberries, strawberries & bananas create a flag shape using the skewers. 

Nutrition Information

Yield

6

Serving Size

1

Amount Per Serving Calories 87Total Fat 1gSaturated Fat 0gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 0gCholesterol 0mgSodium 2mgCarbohydrates 22gFiber 4gSugar 13gProtein 1g

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