American Flag Fruit Kabobs

American Flag Fruit Kabobs 

These patriotic, festive, and healthy fruit kabobs will surely be a hit at your 4th of July picnic or any summer party! They are so easy to assemble and great for the kids to help put together!

Ingredients:

  • 1 – 2 lbs. strawberries, sliced
  • 4 – 5  bananas, cut into 1″ slices (soaked in lemon juice)
  • 1 pint of fresh blueberries
  • 10 wooden skewers, 12″
  • Note – list of red, white and blue ingredient substitution options provided below*

Instructions:

  1. Remove the stems from the strawberries and slice large strawberries in half; small berries can be left whole.
  2. Cut the bananas into 1″ slices.
  3. Dip banana slices into lemon juice to prevent browning.
  4. On the first 5 skewers, with the pointed end, spear 10 blueberries through the middle, in a row.
  5. After you have speared 10 blueberries add a banana slice, a strawberry, another banana slice and then end with another strawberry. It looks best if the strawberries all point the same way. Repeat this pattern on 4 more skewers.
  6. On the remaining 5 skewers, pierce 1 strawberry, followed by 1 banana slice, followed by 1 strawberry, repeating this pattern until you have used 5 strawberries and 4 bananas.
  7. Repeat the strawberry/banana pattern on the remaining 4 skewers.
  8. Arrange the skewers on a serving tray or cookie sheet to make the patriotic flag design.
  9. Serve immediately or refrigerate until you are ready to serve Flag Fruit Kabob! 

Easy to make using our line of Rada kitchen utensils. 

*Don’t worry if you are missing one of the red, white or blue ingredients listed for the flag fruit kabob recipe, these substitutions will work also:

Red

  • watermelon
  • red raspberries
  • red seedless grapes
  • pitted cherries

White

  • marshmallows
  • apples with the peeling removed and cut into squares (make sure to dip in lemon juice to prevent browning)
  • pound cake or angel food cake, cut into squares

Blue Fruit

  • blackberries
  • black seedless grapes

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