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Giglio's Fruit Salad [T]

 

14

Yield

4

servings

Prep

10

min

Cook

20

min

Ready

30

min

Low Fat, Low in Saturated Fat, Low Cholesterol, Cholesterol-Free, Trans-fat Free, High Fiber, Sodium-Free, Low Sodium
 

Ingredients

8 each plums
pitted, sliced
6 each peaches
pitted, peeled, sliced
1 each bananas
peeled, sliced
½ cup grapes, seedless
seedless or seeded
½ cup champagne
or dry sparkling wine
*
½ each hot chili peppers
seeded and cut
*
1 head boston lettuce
torn
½ cup rice milk
*

Directions

Put fruit in a bowl, drain and reserve juice.

Put champagne and the hot pepper in a small saucepan, bring to a boil and remove from heat.

Discard hot pepper and let champagne sit for 10 minutes.

Combine fruit and lettuce in a salad bowl or individual salad bowls.

Add Rice Dream to cooled champagne and mix well.

Pour over salad and serve immediately.

The original recipe called for heavy cream, and I have tested it with Rice Dream.

It tastes great, but Rice Dream does have fat. I have not tried low fat soy milk (can't find it, for one thing), but the vanilla flavor would probably be perfect. It is also good, though not as good, without a cream substitute at all. A sweeter wine such as Riesling is better without Rice Dream. NOTE: boil the wine longer if you want all of the alcohol out. I don't serve this to children or alcoholic friends. Most of it seems to be gone, however.

 

* not incl. in nutrient facts

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Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 439g (15.5 oz)
Amount per Serving
Calories 1876% of calories from fat
 % Daily Value *
Total Fat 1g 2%
Saturated Fat 0g 1%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 3mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 15g 15%
Dietary Fiber 7g 26%
Sugars g
Protein 8g
Vitamin A 51% Vitamin C 53%
Calcium 4% Iron 8%
* based on a 2,000 calorie diet How is this calculated?

 

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