fresh fruit salad with pomegranate syrup

Fresh Fruit Salad with Pomegranate Syrup

Ingredients

  • 1/3 cup pomegranate juice
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon grated orange zest
  • 2 navel oranges
  • 2 kiwifruits
  • 1 large banana
  • 1 Granny Smith apple
  • 1 Red Delicious apple
  • 1 large pear
  • 1/2 pineapple
  • 1/2 cup pomegranate seeds

Make It

1. Combine 1/3 cup pomegranate juice and 1/4 cup sugar in a medium saucepan. Bring to a boil, stirring until sugar dissolves, about 5 minutes. Remove from heat and stir in 1 tsp grated orange zest. Let stand until cooled to room temperature. Combine segments from 2 navel oranges; 2 kiwifruits, peeled, halved and sliced; 1 large banana, sliced; 1 Granny Smith and 1 Red Delicious apple, cored and cut into 1/2-inch slices; 1 large pear, cored and cut into 1/2-inch slices; 1/2 pineapple, peeled, cored and cubed; and 1/2 cup pomegranate seeds (optional) in a bowl. Pour syrup over fruit and toss gently to coat.