Melon and Strawberries

A recipe from cousin Annie in Scotland.
This makes a very attractive starter or sweet.
Ingredients
4 small charentais melons
8 ozs 225g strawberries
8 ozs 225g grapes, halved and de-seeded
1 Tblsp caster sugar
sweet white wine
Method
Cut the top off each melon, about two thirds of the way up using a zig-zag pattern. Remove the pips and use a melon ball maker to scoop out the flesh. Save the balls.
Half or quarter any large strawberries. Mix the melon balls with the strawberries. Add the grapes.
Fill each hollowed out melon with the mixture and sprinkle over the caster sugar. Pour over a generous helping of white wine.
Chill before serving.
Serves 4 people.

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Starters. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s