For a show-stopping party appetizer or dessert that will appeal to both kids and adults, you can't go wrong with a fruit platter. Accompanied by an easy, ultra-creamy, homemade dipping sauce that's bursting with fresh lime and mint, this starter offers plenty of fruit combinations that are refreshing and sweet.
1/2 cantaloupe, cut into cubes
1/2 honeydew melon, cut into 2-in.-long pieces
1/2 pineapple, cut into 2-in.-long pieces
1/2 bunch grapes
1 quart strawberries, halved
8 ounces crème fraîche
1 tablespoon honey
2 teaspoons chopped fresh mint
1 teaspoon lime zest plus 1 tsp. fresh juice (from 1 lime)
How to Make It
Artfully arrange fruit on a large serving platter. Stir together crème fraîche, honey, mint, lime zest, and lime juice in a small bowl; serve with fruit.