Grilled Fruit Dessert Kabobs
  • 1/4cup unsweetened, shredded coconut
  • 6tablespoons mascarpone
  • 1/2teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2pounds assorted fruitcut up for kabobs
  • 1tablespoon olive oil
  • 4-6 amaretti cookiesoptional
  • Fresh mint leavesfor garnish
  1. Place a small pan over medium heat. Add coconut and toast for 1–2 minutes or until slightly golden. Set aside to cool completely.
  2. Lightly whip mascarpone and vanilla together and set aside at room temperature. Preheat grill to medium-high.
  3. Thread your favorite fruit combination on six skewers. Brush with olive oil and grill until lightly caramelized, about 3 minutes. Remove from skewers and place in parfait glasses or on dessert plates. Dollop with mascarpone and sprinkle with toasted coconut. If using cookies, crumble one into or over each serving. Garnish with mint.
Recipe Notes
Nutrition Facts
Grilled Fruit Dessert Kabobs
Amount Per Serving
Calories 167 Calories from Fat 99
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 11g 17%
Saturated Fat 6g 30%
Polyunsaturated Fat 3g
Monounsaturated Fat 2g
Cholesterol 18mg 6%
Sodium 17mg 1%
Total Carbohydrates 16g 5%
Dietary Fiber 2g 8%
Protein 2g 4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

PER SERVING: 167 cal, 11g fat (2g mono, 3g poly, 6g sat), 18mg chol, 2g protein, 16g carb, 2g fiber, 17mg sodium