Creative Lunchbox Ideas: Watch How to Create a Tasty Fruit Turtle


October 4, 2017

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Continuing our creative lunchbox ideas series, check out how to create a tasty fruit turtle ideal for school lunches or as a delicious afternoon treat. Made using just a few simple ingredients, kids of all ages are sure to enjoy this heathy treat.

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How to Create a Tasty Fruit Turtle

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  • Kiwi fruit
  • 4 grapes
  • 2 chocolate drops
  • Cocktail sticks are optional
  • Suitable dish for lunchbox


  • Peel your kiwi fruit and cut in half
  • Add two chocolate drops to the front to act as eyes (replace with raisins if your school does not allow chocolate)
  • Place the fruit in a suitable dish
  • Add the grapes to the rear and front of the kiwi to look like legs (cut grapes in half lengthways for younger children and place flat side down)

If your child is taking this tasty fruit turtle to school, you could secure the ‘legs’ with cocktail sticks.


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Have you created your own fruit turtle? Let us know how it turned out in the comments box below. 

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Published On: October 4th, 2017 / Categories: Food and Recipes, School / Last Updated: April 3rd, 2021 / Tags: , , , , /

About the Author: Michelle

Michelle is a Mum to 2 girls and co-founded Mykidstime.

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