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Classic Ambrosia Salad

Classic Ambrosia Salad

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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.
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Prep Time 10 mins
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Servings 8 people
Calories 340 kcal


  • large bowl
  • spatula


  • 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. Stir in yogurt, marshmallows, pecans and coconut. Using a spatula, gently fold in whipped topping. Refrigerate for at least 1 hour before serving. Serve chilled.


Serving: 1gCalories: 340kcalCarbohydrates: 54gProtein: 5gFat: 13gSaturated Fat: 7gCholesterol: 2mgSodium: 66mgPotassium: 264mgFiber: 4gSugar: 48gVitamin A: 791IUVitamin C: 25mgCalcium: 89mgIron: 1mg
Keyword ambrosia salad, fruit salad, marshmallow fruit salad
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