back to top
Food

33 Recipes To Switch Up Your Summer Fruit

Because fruit salad is overrated.

Posted on

1. Fruit Popsicles

The healthiest popsicle you'll ever eat. Get the recipe here.
Rachel Labarre / Via vandy.spoonuniversity.com

The healthiest popsicle you'll ever eat. Get the recipe here.

2. Dark Chocolate Raspberry Truffles

Life's like a box of chocolates. Learn how here.
Hana Ezaldein / Via uf.spoonuniversity.com

Life's like a box of chocolates. Learn how here.

3. Mini Cheesecake Parfaits with Fresh Berries

Almost TOO good. Get the recipe here.
spoonuniversity.com / Via Katherine Richter

Almost TOO good. Get the recipe here.

4. Dark Chocolate Raspberry Vegan Ice Cream

This duo never fails. Get the recipe here.
Natalie Beam / Via spoonuniversity.com

This duo never fails. Get the recipe here.

5. Caramelized Nectarines with Bacon

A killer combo. Get the recipe here.
Analiese Trimber / Via spoonuniversity.com

A killer combo. Get the recipe here.

6. Chocolate Strawberry Grilled Cheese

Sweet and savory. Recipe here.
Lucy Rubin / Via upenn.spoonuniversity.com

Sweet and savory. Recipe here.

7. Sangria Slushy

Keep it cool poolside. Recipe here.
Kelly Logan / Via uf.spoonuniversity.com

Keep it cool poolside. Recipe here.

8. PB&J Breakfast Parfait with Banana and Frozen Berries

So much yum in one bowl. Get the recipe here.
Maggie Harriman / Via stanford.spoonuniversity.com

So much yum in one bowl. Get the recipe here.

9. Raspberry Nutella Mug Pie

Perfect with a side of Netflix. Recipe here.
Maggie Gorman / Via nu.spoonuniversity.com

Perfect with a side of Netflix. Recipe here.

10. Leftover Fruit Smoothie

Throw these in a blender, not the trash. Get the recipe here.
Jocelyn Hsu / Via cal.spoonuniversity.com

Throw these in a blender, not the trash. Get the recipe here.

11. Honeydew Mojitos

When life gives you melons, spike 'em. Recipe here.
Christin Urso / Via texas.spoonuniversity.com

When life gives you melons, spike 'em. Recipe here.

12. Strawberry Clementine Smoothie Bowl

#Basic. Here's how.
Danielle Cahoon / Via vandy.spoonuniversity.com

#Basic. Here's how.

13. Peaches and Cream Banana Ice Cream

So good, Snoop Dogg wrote a song about it. Recipe here.
Rafi Letzter / Via nu.spoonuniversity.com

So good, Snoop Dogg wrote a song about it. Recipe here.

14. Raspberry Mojito

Do I even have to say yes? Recipe here.
Vedika Luthra / Via spoonuniversity.com

Do I even have to say yes? Recipe here.

15. Macerated Berries

Get in my belly. Recipe here.
Alia Wilhelm / Via spoonuniversity.com

Get in my belly. Recipe here.

16. Nectarine & Berry Overnight Oats

This will make you want to jump out of bed every morning. Find out how here.
Maggie Harriman / Via stanford.spoonuniversity.com

This will make you want to jump out of bed every morning. Find out how here.

17. Lemon Cupcakes with Blackberry Frosting

Summer in a cupcake. Recipe here.
Dara Ades / Via upenn.spoonuniversity.com

Summer in a cupcake. Recipe here.

18. Blackberry Gin Fizz

So refreshing you'll want this every day. Recipe here.
Daniel Schuleman / Via nu.spoonuniversity.com

So refreshing you'll want this every day. Recipe here.

19. Blueberry Coconut Macaroons

Not your average macaroon. Here's how.
Alia Wilhelm / Via nu.spoonuniversity.com

Not your average macaroon. Here's how.

20. Blueberry and Agave Smoothie

Agave? Yes please. Recipe here.
Rachel Piorko / Via spoonuniversity.com

Agave? Yes please. Recipe here.

21. 2-Ingredient Raspberry Jam

Get jammin'. Recipe here.
Sarah Silbiger / Via bu.spoonuniversity.com

Get jammin'. Recipe here.

22. Cherry Berry Pie

Berry worth it. Learn how here.
Kristin Brennan / Via nd.spoonuniversity.com

Berry worth it. Learn how here.

23. Sangria Popsicles

Secret ingredient: nectarines. Learn how here.
Rafi Letzter / Via nu.spoonuniversity.com

Secret ingredient: nectarines. Learn how here.

24. Blueberry Crumb Bars

An easy classic. Here's how.
Alia Wilhelm / Via nu.spoonuniversity.com

An easy classic. Here's how.

25. Booze-Infuseed Fruit Salad

Is this real? Find out how here.
Kristine Mahan / Via bu.spoonuniversity.com

Is this real? Find out how here.

26. Strawberry Lemonade

Lemonade will never be the same. Find out how here.
Sam Cicatello / Via psu.spoonuniversity.com

Lemonade will never be the same. Find out how here.

27. Poached Peaches

Step up your peach game. Find out how here.
Andrew Seah / Via spoonuniversity.com

Step up your peach game. Find out how here.

28. Peach & Raspberry Cobbler

Spoon required. Get the recipe here.
Annie Madole / Via michigan.spoonuniversity.com

Spoon required. Get the recipe here.

29. Lemon Meringue Pie

Drooling. Recipe here.
Jocelyn Hsu / Via cal.spoonuniversity.com

Drooling. Recipe here.

30. Kale, Avocado and Grape Breakfast Smoothie

Might as well call this the Hulk. Get the recipe here.
Julia Maguire / Via spoonuniversity.com

Might as well call this the Hulk. Get the recipe here.

31. Açaí Bowl

First things first: learn how to pronounce açaí. Get the recipe here.
Makaya Pratt / Via uoregon.spoonuniversity.com

First things first: learn how to pronounce açaí. Get the recipe here.

32. Blueberry, Oatmeal and Flaxseed Muffins

Sweet (and healthy). Recipe here.
Lauren Feld / Via nu.spoonuniversity.com

Sweet (and healthy). Recipe here.

33. Watermelon Salad with Balsamic Reduction

Basil + mint = summer lovin'. Recipe here.
Tiare Brown / Via uoregon.spoonuniversity.com

Basil + mint = summer lovin'. Recipe here.

Top trending videos

Watch more BuzzFeed Video Caret right