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Ambrosia Salad is a classic fruit salad that’s been around since the days of potlucks. This easy fruit salad is perfection with a sweet and fluffy whipped cream dressing, soft mini marshmallows and colorful fruit.

Prep Time: 5 Min

Cook Time: 1 hour


– 15 oz. can mandarin oranges, drained – 20 oz. can pineapple chunks, drained – 12 oz. jar maraschino cherries (without stems), drained – 6 oz. container vanilla Greek yogurt – 1 cup mini marshmallows – 1 cup shredded coconut – 8 oz. tub whipped topping, thawed – 1/2 cup chopped pecans

In a large bowl, gently mix the drained mandarin oranges, pineapple and cherries.

Step 1

Stir in yogurt, marshmallows, pecans and coconut.

Step 2

Using a spatula, gently fold in whipped topping.

Step 3

Refrigerate for at least 1 hour before serving. Serve chilled.

Step 4

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