Fresh Fruit with Applesauce-Sweetened Tahini

Tahini and coconut give classic fruit salad an exotic twist. Mango, grapes, and citrus fruit work well here, but you can also use any fruit that's in season.
Whole Living, January/February 2011
  • Yield Serves 4
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  • 1/4 cup tahini
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened applesauce
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 4 cups sliced fruit, such as mango, black grapes, plums, and citrus
  • 1/4 cup toasted, unsweetened coconut flakes


  1. Combine tahini, applesauce,
    honey, and water in a food
    processor. Pulse until smooth.
    Arrange fruit in serving bowls.
    Drizzle with tahini sauce and
    top with toasted coconut.

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