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While classic potato and macaroni salads always have their place at a picnic, a refreshing fruit salad is welcome at any gathering. A touch of fresh mint and lime juice perks up this colorful three-melon combination.
Place all of the ingredients in a large bowl and gently mix to combine. Taste and add more lime juice or sugar as needed. Serve immediately or chill in the refrigerator for up to 4 hours before serving.
Making seasonal fruit purees is a simple and easy way to bring color and amazing flavor to your cocktails and dishes. A Vitamix blender makes quick and handy work of a variety of fruits. Don’t forget to use your creations in the Seasonal Lemon Drop!
How to Find a Good Melon
Peter Romano of New York's Fairway Market offers easy clues for ferreting out summery deliciousness.
How to Cut Dried Fruit Smoothly
Oiling your knife can help.
How to Add Herbs to Fruit Jam
San Francisco–based Shakirah Simley, owner of Slow Jams, suggests using sugar infused with lavender or vanilla to give your jams a little more complexity. Experiment with other herbs, too.