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Red White Blue Salad

This Red, White and Blue festive salad combines sweetness, tart and a little crunch to your next barbecue.

When it comes to summertime barbecues, there is nothing better than coming up with some great recipes and dishes to bring to your favorite afternoon party. This cool crunchy sweet side dish with be a welcome addition.

Red White and Blue Salad

 

Red White and Blue Salad a perfect patriotic appetizer for 4th of July

I’ve been trying to come up with a festive salad for Memorial Day and 4th of July and instead of my traditional dessert, I decided on a Red White and Blue Salad.

It is easy to make and only has a few ingredients to whip it up in a hurry. You can even use frozen berries. It is almost more of a salsa but chunkier. This is a great side dish or appetizer to bring to any party. But I warn you to get a small bowl for yourself before you serve, it will be gone before you know it.

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Red White Blue Salad

This Red, White and Blue festive salad combines sweetness, tart and a little crunch to your next barbecue.
Course Appetizer
Cuisine American
Keyword fruit salad, red white and blue salad
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 3 cups
Calories 89kcal
Author Candi Elm

Ingredients

  • 1 cup fresh organic blueberries
  • 1 cup diced strawberries
  • 1 cup raspberries
  • 1 cup diced jicama
  • 1/3 cup chopped cilantro
  • 1/4 cup chopped red onion
  • 2 Tablespoons chopped jalapeno pepper stemmed and seeded
  • Juice of 1 lime
  • Salt
  • Crackers or Tortilla Chips

Instructions

  • In a medium bowl, combine all ingredients except the salt. Slowly add salt to taste.
  • Chill for 1 hour. Serve with crackers or tortilla chips.

Notes

Obviously this is red white and blue for summer holidays, but you can mix it up however you like. No jicama? Use apple. Bananas would also be a "white" food.

Nutrition

Calories: 89kcal | Carbohydrates: 21g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 5mg | Potassium: 290mg | Fiber: 7g | Sugar: 11g | Vitamin A: 283IU | Vitamin C: 66mg | Calcium: 31mg | Iron: 1mg

 

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10 Comments

  1. I bet you this would be great with sweetened pita chips. So festive for the upcoming holiday.Visiting from Monday Madness.

  2. Never heard of a jicama so I google it, it is a yam of types, is it peppery in flavour? I know strawberry and pepper work really well. Found you via Showcase Your Talent Thursday

  3. Oh Yum! I get so excited each week to see what you have been working on because it’s always AMAZING! Thank you for sharing this with us. Pinned and tweeted. I hope to see you on Monday at 7 pm, so we can party!!!! Lou Lou Girls

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