|Source||Dr. Ruth Browning (1989)|
Arrange cut fruit, drained beets and water chestnuts in a bowl. Strain beet juice; mix with sugar, salt and lemon juice. Pour mixture over fruits and vegetables in the bowl; marinate for 10 minutes. Drain fruit carefully. Place shredded lettuce on large platter or silver tray. Arrange fruits and vegetables artistically on lettuce bed. Garnish with radishes and peanuts.
Adapted from the Cookbook of the United Nations.