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Ambrosia Salad

Ambrosia Salad is a classic creamy fruit salad that is easy to whip up and is as much a dessert as a salad.
Prep Time10 mins
Chilling Time4 hrs
Total Time4 hrs 10 mins
Course: Dessert, Salad, Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Ambrosia Salad
Servings: 8
Calories: 230kcal
Author: Amanda Rettke--iambaker.net


  • 1 can (15 ounces) mandarin oranges, drained
  • 1 can (20 ounces) crushed pineapple, drained
  • 1 jar (16 ounces) maraschino cherries, drained
  • 1 cup miniature marshmallows
  • 1 cup shredded coconut, sweetened
  • ½ cup sour cream
  • 8 ounces whipped topping, such as cool whip


  • In a large bowl, combine all the ingredients. Toss to mix.
  • Cover and refrigerate at least 4 hours, up to overnight, before serving.


Calories: 230kcal