grilled fruit salad

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When people speak of fruit salad I’m haunted by memories of those awful, slimy cups of peeled grapes and other indistinguishable fruit that the lunch lady, Linda, would thrust at me in elementary school. While Linda was full of good intentions, I’m almost 98% certain that exact same fruit remains fully intact somewhere inside my body, suspended in a ball of high-fructose corn syrup.

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This is NOT that fruit salad. Simply grilling the pineapples, mangoes and bananas achieves a caramel-y crust in places that is ridiculously good. Not to mention the guilt-free decadence that the yogurt honey sauce adds to this dish. Oh, and then there’s the fact that this salad you can actually digest.

And here was John’s contribution to this recipe:

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