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Thanksgiving Turkey Fruit Tray

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Get in the Thanksgiving spirit with this fun and festive turkey fruit tray! It’s a super easy dish that even kids can help assemble.

Tip: Keep the apples from browning by tossing in with apple juice.

Thanksgiving Turkey Fruit Tray

Thanksgiving Turkey Fruit Tray

Yield: 4
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes


  • 1/2 Bartlett pear, sliced in half lengthwise
  • 1 apple, cored, sliced
  • 2 mandarins, peeled, segmented
  • 2 kiwi, peeled, sliced
  • 10 red seedless grapes
  • 4 green seedless grapes
  • 3 matchstick carrots
  • 2 mini chocoalte chips


  1. Place pear on serving plate.
  2. Layer apples, oranges, kiwi and grapes around pear to form the turkey’s feathers.
  3. Place 2 carrots under pear to form its feet.
  4. Cut other carrot into 3 pieces and place on pear to form arms and a beak, and use chocolate chips for the eyes.
Nutrition Information:
Yield: 4
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 89Total Fat: 0gSodium: 18mgCarbohydrates: 23gFiber: 4gSugar: 16gProtein: 1g

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Amanda Keefer

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Amanda Keefer

Amanda’s marketing, public relations and community outreach experience spans 20 years. She is the mom of two girls and two boxer dogs. You can hear her as the host of the Healthy Family Project podcast, find her cooking alongside her girls in videos on the Produce for Kids Instagram feed or spot her out volunteering with her family. When not in the office, Amanda can be found with her family on the tennis courts or at the dance studio.

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