13 Easy Fruit Appetizers

Take advantage of sweet summer produce with these fruity apps. Bonus: Since summer fruit is so flavorful on its own, many of these recipes call for five ingredients or less!
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Peach & Prosciutto Crostini

peach prosciutto crostini

This is the summery toast of your dreams. You can cut it up into smaller slices for a passed app or serve it as pictured for a luxurious brunch on its own.

Recipe: Try our Peach & Prosciutto Crostini

Mexican Fruit Salad

Mexican Fruit Salad

The secret to this juicy app? Ancho chili powder! You can serve this in a bowl or skewer it for a fun presentation.

Recipe: Try our Mexican Fruit Salad

Watermelon Caprese

Watermelon Caprese

Why should tomatoes have all the fun? This watermelon caprese is sweet and refreshing.

Recipe: Try our Watermelon Caprese

Blueberry & Jicama Salsa

blueberry jicama salsa

Once again, tomatoes are stepping out of the spotlight for this one to make room for another seasonal superstar: blueberries! 

Recipe: Try our Blueberry & Jicama Salsa

Creamy Fruit Dip

Creamy Fruit Dip

This creamy dip—made with sour cream, cilantro, mint, and orange juice—pairs great with fruit for a sweet-and-savory spread.

Recipe: Try our Creamy Fruit Dip

Grapefruit & Tequila Guacamole

Grapefruit & Tequila Guac

Perk up your guac with supremed grapefruit segments and—drumroll, please—tequila! Now where's the party at? 

Recipe: Try our Grapefruit & Tequila Guacamole

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Plum & Goat Cheese Carpaccio with Mint

Plum & Goat Cheese Carpaccio with Mint

For this recipe, slice assorted plums very thinly with a sharp knife or a mandoline, then toss with cheese and mint

Recipe: Try our Plum & Goat Cheese Carpaccio with Mint

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Florida Key-Lime Pie Dip

florida key lime pie dip

Key-lime pie lovers will go nuts for this easy recipe. It goes great with fruit or other dessert-y dippers.

Recipe: Try our Florida Key-Lime Pie Dip

Hasselback Tomato Caprese

hasselback tomato caprese

Yep, don't forget that tomatoes are actually a fruit. This fun twist on regular caprese features hasselbacked plum tomatoes!

Recipe: Try our Hasselback Tomato Caprese

Watermelon & Prosciutto Skewers

Watermelon-and-Prosciutto Skewers

These sophisticated skewers will disappear fast, so you might want to make a double batch!

Recipe: Try our Watermelon & Prosciutto Skewers

Pineapple Caprese

Pineapple Caprese

This app only calls for four ingredients: pineapple, mozzarella, basil, and olive oil.

Recipe: Try our Pineapple Caprese

Strawberry-Cheesecake Snacks

Strawberry Cheesecake Snacks

It's everything you love about cheesecake in the form of a fruity snack. Psst... kids will love this one!

Recipe: Try our Strawberry-Cheesecake Snacks

Mini Fruit Kebabs

Mini Fruit Kebabs

Mini Fruit Kebabs

How cute are these?! Break out the melon baller and fire up the grill to make this crowd-pleasing app.

Recipe: Try our Mini Fruit Kebabs