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Summer Fruit Salad with Avocado Dressing Recipe

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This recipe for Summer Fruit Salad with Avocado Dressing, by , is from Joyce Manwiller's Recipe Box, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Joyce Manwiller
Added: Sunday, March 1, 2009


1 cantaloupe
1 honeydew melon
1 papaya
2-3 pears, peeled halved cored and cut into wedges
1 cup strawberries, hulled
1 fully ripe avocado, halved, pitted, peeled and cubed
2 Tbs lemon juice
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 cup fresh orange juice
2 Tbs honey
1/2 cup mayonnaise
dash of Tabasco sauce (optional)

To make dressing, beat or whirl in a blender the avocado with the lemon juice. Add the remaining dressing ingredients and beat or whirl until smooth.To make the salad, alternate thin lengthwise slices of peeled cantaloupe, honeydew melon and papaya on chilled salad plates. Add wedges of pears and the strawberries. Serve with avocado dressing.




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