I figured citrus soda would give my ordinary melon cup sparkle. To keep dessert on the lighter side, I added a dollop of yogurt. Take advantage of seasonal fruits and add strawberries, watermelon and blueberries to the dessert.—Janet Twigg, Campbellford, Ontario
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 10 min.
- 1/2 medium honeydew melon, cut into cubes
- 1/2 medium cantaloupe, cut into cubes
- 1 can (12 ounces) lemon-line soda, chilled
- 1 cup vanilla yogurt
- Fresh mint, optional
- Place melon cubes in dessert dishes. Pour lemon-lime soda over melon. Top with yogurt. Garnish with mint if desired.
Nutrition Facts1 cup: 82 calories, 1g fat (1g saturated fat), 3mg cholesterol, 34mg sodium, 17g carbohydrate (16g sugars, 1g fiber), 2g protein.
Originally published as Sparkling Melon in Country Woman July/August 2001
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