Panzanella Watermelon Salad plated on a red wicker charger. Pitcher of iced watermelon aqua fresca in background.

Spring has sprung! With the fresh, springtime air suddenly comes a calendar full of bridal showers, baby showers and all types of fun get-togethers. While these events are always a grand ole time, attendees are often stumped when the host asks, “Would you mind bringing fruit?”

Don’t worry! We’ve put together four recipes of varying complexity and varying wow factor you can bring to any party. 

Watermelon Feta Salad Cups

Sweet, salty and full of freshness, these watermelon appetizers are perfect for snacking, passing or adding a pile to your plate. The Mediterranean flavor and simple presentation will have everyone asking for your recipe.

Watermelon cup appetizers with cucumber, mint and feta on serving plate.
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Watermelon, Mango and Halloumi Salad Skewers

This awesome, fruit-forward sidedish is great for any gathering. The herbs and Bibb lettuce add freshness while the halloumi adds a nice savory note and it all rounds out with the fun, sweet flavors of watermelon and mango. There’s a little something for everyone!

Two salad skewers overhead view
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Watermelon Rind Bruschetta 

Wow everyone at the party with the unexpected! Use the watermelon rind (yes, it’s edible and delicious.) Watermelon rind bruschetta is a unique take on the tomato classic, while still incorporating familiar ingredients like garlic, basil and goat cheese. A perfect addition to any spread.

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Watermelon Grill 

Pull out all the stops and carve this watermelon grill for the table. But just a warning, going THIS far above and beyond might automatically sign you up to bring a watermelon carving to every party.

Watermelon Grill - carving with skewers of fruit on top of "grill" and some on appetizer plate set on green cloth napkin. Setting on small round wooden outdoor table. Grass in background

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