Ever seen one of those elegant edible arrangements and thought I should be able to do that? I definitely have. After all, those fruit centerpieces are just slices of melon, some strawberries and a few skewers. But once I start looking into the assembly of a truly eye-catching display, I wonder how exactly I could put one all together.
Lucky for me and you, the Taste of Home Test Kitchen is here to break the whole process down. Check out how you can make and arrange a gorgeous fruit decoration at home—no special supplies needed!
Before you begin, you’ll want to gather up some basic supplies. With just a few ingredients and some extras you’ll be able to make several kinds flowers for a really pretty fruit decoration. You’ll need:
- Melon (honeydew, cantaloupe and watermelon all work!)
- Chocolate for melting
- Bamboo skewers and toothpicks
- Flower-shaped cookie cutters
- Floral foam
- A vase, pitcher or another container for displaying it all