Melon & Avocado Bites | Schnucks

Melon & Avocado Bites

Appetizers, Back to School, Back to School Lunch, Budget Friendly, Fruit, Local, Side Dish, Simple Sides

The rich creaminess of avocado pairs well with the refreshing sweetness of melon.

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The rich creaminess of avocado pairs well with the refreshing sweetness of melon.

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup part-skim ricotta cheese
  • 1 tbsp. chopped fresh thyme, plus more to serve
  • 1 tsp. lemon zest
  • 1/2 medium avocado
  • 8 (4x2-inch) local cantaloupe, honeydew and/or local watermelon wedges
  • 2 oz. thinly sliced prosciutto or ham, cut into 12 strips

Instructions

  1. Combine ricotta, thyme and lemon zest in a small bowl. Cut avocado into four wedges.
  2. Arrange avocado and fruit on a work surface. Spread about 1 teaspoon of the cheese mixture on each wedge and wrap each with a strip of prosciutto or ham.
  3. Serve topped with more thyme, if desired.

Nutrition Facts

221 CALORIES Per Serving

FAT: 11G

SATURATED FAT: 5G

CHOLESTEROL: 41MG

SODIUM: 453MG

CARBOHYDRATES: 22G

FIBER: 4G

SUGAR: 18G

PROTEIN: 14G

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