Fun Melon Crab

Melon Crab

Ah summer, and all these beautiful fruits. NZ is so seasonal so we have to make the most of them for the short period they are around!

Here’s our fun food, Melon Crab.

Sugar free party food Melon Crab


– Cantaloupe (Rockmelon)

– Honeydew melon

– Grapes or blueberries

– Strawberry


1. Carve a head from the rockmelon.

Melon Crab - 1 head (1 of 1)

2. Add two, bright eyes.

Melon Crab - 2 eyes (1 of 1)

3. Cut the honeydew melon into pieces and build the arms.

Melon Crab - 3 legs (1 of 1)

4. Keep going until there are 3 on each side.

Melon Crab - 4 more legs (1 of 1)

5. Then make shorter ones at the front with rockmelon pincers.

Melon Crab - 5 pincers (1 of 1)

6. Finish with a strawberry smile.

Fun food art Melon Crab

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