Start your day the custard apple way

Exotic Fruit Salad

Exotic Fruit Salad

10 mins
20 mins to chill
Easy peasy

This is so worth the creation time! This dessert has a wow factor, beautiful to present at any dinner gathering.

icon ingredients


  • 1 custard apple
  • 2 red dragon fruit 
  • 2 bananas
  • 250g punnet strawberries, pineapple pieces or any other tropical fruit in season
  • Brandy snaps, flaked almonds, or shaved coconut


  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice

icon method


  • Chill all fruit.
  • Cut dragon fruit in half.  Scoop out flesh then dice into pieces.  Ensure empty shells are kept in tact to use for serving bowls. 
  • Cut custard apple flesh into segments and remove seeds.
  • Slice bananas, cut strawberries or pineapple pieces.  
  • Gently mix all fruit together and scoop into dragon fruit shells.  
  • To make the syrup just combine honey and lemon together and pour over fruit salad.
  • Serve with brandy snaps, flaked almonds or shaved coconut sprinkled on top.