Ambrosia Salad


  • 1 (11 oz.) can mandarin oranges, drained
  • 1 (8 oz.) can pineapple chunks, drained (8 oz.)
  • 1 cup mini marshmallows
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  • 1 cup flaked coconut
  • 1 cup sour cream (8 oz.)


In bowl, combine oranges, pineapple, marshmallows and coconut. Add sour cream and toss to mix. Chill for several hours. 4-6 servings.

By Robin from Washington, IA

May 26, 20110 found this helpful

This is pure Heaven on a plate! My Sister in Law makes this every Thanksgiving. We call it Fruit Salad, but it's the same thing. I've also seen it called Marshmallow Delight lol. I call it delicious! For some reason I can never make mine as good as hers... Hmmm I'll have to try this version out! Thanks!

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May 26, 20110 found this helpful

This is one of my all-time favorite hoiday salads! I've been making it for over 20 years, it's called "Five Cup Salad" in the cookbook I got it from (because there's supposed to be 5C of ingredients). I like to add chopped nuts & marachino cherries to it also!

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May 1, 2011 Flag

Quick, easy and delicious.



combine all the ingredients in bowl. Refrigerate until chilled (about 1 hour)

I like to serve mine in a ice cream sundae dish and top with whipped cream or cool whip (optional) So delicious and easy to make!

This would make a great dessert. Hope you enjoy!

By dorothy

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