Recipe: Ruth Pretty’s Kiwifruit, Passionfruit and Mint Salad with Amaretto Dressing

A refreshing and simple dessert.  Green or gold kiwifruit, or a mixture of both can be used.

Recipe: Ruth Pretty

Kiwifruit, Passionfruit and Mint Salad

Serves – 2-4

Makes – 475ml
Serves – 12-15


280g (4) kiwifruit (peeled and cut into 5mm dice)
30ml (2 tbsp) Passionfruit Syrup
28g (2 tbsp) ginger in syrup (you find this jarred product in specialty section of supermarket) (cut into 2-3mm dice)
10 mint leaves (finely sliced)
Amaretto Dressing (see below)


In a bowl place kiwifruit, Passionfruit Syrup, ginger and mint.

Stir together and serve in small glasses with Amaretto Dressing.

Amaretto Dressing

Serve with fresh fruit salad, grilled bananas or pineapple or bowls of fresh berries.


375ml (1 + 1/2 cups) sour cream
125g (1/2 cup + 2 tbsp) brown sugar
45ml (3 tbsp) Amaretto (almond flavoured liqueur)


Place all ingredients into bowl and whisk till smooth. Store covered in refrigerator for up to 5 days.

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