Summer's warm weather and bountiful produce make it the perfect season to pack up a meal and head to the nearest park, beach or even your own backyard. Try these chocolaty fruit skewers on you next picnic. 

Ingredients

  • 1 Premade pound cake
  • 8 Strawberries, whole, leaves hulled
  • 8 Raspberries, whole
  • 1 Cup pineapple, cored, chunked
  • 4 Tablespoon chocolate syrup
  • 4 Bamboo skewers (6-inch)

Preparation

Step 1:

Cut pound cake into 4 1x3-inch rectangles and 8 1x1-inch squares.

Step 2:

Place 1 1x3-inch piece cake on plate, stick skewer in middle.

Step 3:

Add strawberry, raspberry, pineapple and 1x1-inch piece of cake to skewer.  Repeat with another strawberry, raspberry, pineapple and 1x1-inch piece of cake.

Step 4:

Pour chocolate syrup in a smaller container and drizzle over the skewers just before eating at the picnic site.