Grilled fruit salad with Bocconcini and mint recipe
Chicken salad with Brie Chicken Caesar Mac & Cheese Salad
View more "Salads" recipes

Grilled fruit salad with Bocconcini and mint

Dairy Farmers of Canada
Comments
  • Course Salads
  • Prep. Time 20 mins
  • Cooking Time 5 mins
  • Yields 4 servings

Ingredients

1 Box (450 g) of strawberries, hulled
3 peaches, each cut in quarters
7 oz (200 g) Canadian Bocconcini, each cut in quarters
1/4 cup (60 mL) pure apple juice
2 tbsp (30 mL) fresh mint, chopped
2 tbsp (30 mL) fresh basil, chopped

Bocconcini is a favourite among people who like a lighter cheese.

Learn how to pair it and other Canadian cheeses with apples.

Preparation

Preheat grill to medium.

Put strawberries on skewers if small, and place on grill along with peach quarters. Cook about 5 minutes, turning them over at least once.

Remove skewers and place the fruit in a salad bowl.

Add Bocconcini, apple juice, mint and basil. Stir well.

Serve as an appetizer or as the perfect accompaniment for grilled dishes such as pork chops.

Tips

Add a touch of honey or maple syrup to turn the dish into a dessert, or add salt and pepper or a few drops of balsamic glaze for an appetizer.

Cheese alternative: Canadian Feta.

18 people love this recipe.

Rank as top rated See all 50 top rated

Comments

blog comments powered by Disqus

Nutritional Info

Per serving
Energy: 201 Calories
Protein: 12 g
Carbohydrate: 17 g
Fat: 10 g
Fibre: 3.1 g
Sodium: 2 mg

Top 5 Nutrients

Nutrient % DV*
Calcium: 17 % / 190 mg
Vitamin C: 79 %
Phosphorus: 15 %
Riboflavin: 15 %
Folate: 13 %

*percentage of daily value

*Note: The daily value (DV) is established by Health Canada and corresponds to the daily quantity recommended for each nutrient. The percentage of the daily value (% DV) indicates the proportion of the nutrient provided by a serving of the recipe, in comparison with the quantity recommended.

This recipe contains 1 milk product serving(s) per person.


Did you know that 2 out of 3 Canadians are not getting enough daily milk products? Make sure you do! Learn more:

GetEnough.ca

You may also like

Search

100 Good Reasons

100 Good Reasons

100% Canadian milk produces award winning cheese. Meet some of the winners from the 2011 Canadian Cheese Grand Prix.

see all the reasons

Check out our quick tips for using this versatile cheese, from spiffing up a hot dog to garnishing a gazpacho.

Canadian Havarti: Our top 4 tipsTry them out

Find out what inspires these Canadian cheese visionaries in the art and craft of cheese making.

Cheese Heroes: Summer 2014Meet our Cheese Heroes

Share your love of Canadian cheese by creating a board on Pinterest and you could win $100 worth of Canadian cheese made from 100% Canadian Milk.

Pin It and You Could Win!Get started

Loading...
open/close

You successfully added [recipe_name] to your Recipe Book.

 

You successfully added [menu_name] to your Favourite Menus.