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Clover Picnic Fruit Delights


Clover Picnic Fruit Delights
Recipe: Daleen van der Merwe
Serves: Each part of recipe serves 4
Preparation: 40 minutes
Cooking: 6 minutes
Fruit jars
Quick granola
1 Tbsp coconut or sunflower oil
½ t tsp cinnamon
pinch of salt
¾ cup oats
¼ cup sunflower seed
¼ cup pumpkin seeds
1 Tbsp honey
½ tsp lemon zest
3 tsp lime juice
½ tsp chopped mint
2 Tbsp honey
Fruit salad
4 small mason jars
¾ cup cubed green melon
¾ cup cubed pineapple
1½ cups Clover Classic Dairy Snack (mixed fruit flavour)
¾ cup honeydew melon (orange)
½ cup blueberries
½ cup halved grapes
½ cup pomegranate arils (seeds)
Fruit jewels
Unflavoured dental floss
needle with a big eye
220 g blue berries
12 strawberries
24 small grapes (sultana)
4 x 100 g Clover Classic Dairy Snack (mixed fruit flavour)
Fruit skewers
200 g watermelon, cut in large cubes
200 g cantaloupe (green melon), spoon in balls
200 g pineapple, cut in cubes
200 g strawberries, halved
handful of mint leaves
50 g blueberries
12 small skewers
4 x 100 g Clover Classic Dairy Snack (mixed fruit flavour)
Fruit jars
Make a quick granola; heat the coconut oil, cinnamon and salt in a medium pan over a gentle heat. Pour in the oats, seeds and 1 tablespoon honey and stir well to combine. Continue to move around the pan until evenly browned, about 5 minutes. Spread out on a baking sheet to cool.
Mixing the lemon zest, lime juice, chopped mint and the 2 tablespoons of honey.
Layer the green melon and pineapple in the bottom of the mason jars. Pour a little dressing over. Scoop some of the yoghurt over and sprinkle some of the granola on top.
Pack the layers of the orange melon, blueberries and halved grapes on top of the yoghurt and granola. Pour the remaining dressing over. Spoon the remaining yoghurt on top of the fruit and then sprinkle some granola on top. Cover the mason jars and place in the fridge, ready to pack.
Fruit jewels for kids
Let the kids help prepare this fun picnic snack. String a long piece of the dental floss through the needle.
Start stringing the fruit with 15 blueberries, 3 strawberries (in the centre) and 6 grape per string.
Give each kid their own tub of Clover Classic Dairy Snack to dip their fruit in. 
Fruit skewers
Slide the fruit onto the small skewers in the following order:
Start with 1 blueberry, 2 mint leaves, one cube pineapple, then green melon and end with the watermelon.
Give each picnic-goer their own tub of Clover Classic Dairy Snack to dip their fruit in.

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