Cookbook:Ambrosia Fruit Salad
|Ambrosia Fruit Salad|
|Time||prep: 5 minute|
chilling: 60 minute
Ambrosia Fruit Salad is a sweet mixture of mandarin oranges, fruit cocktail, coconut, and marshmallows coated in whipped cream.
'Ambrosia' originated in the 1900's and had a period of popularity in the U.S.
It is widely considered to be a traditional dish, suitable for family gatherings.
Below is one interpretation.
- 4 cups of mandarin oranges drained
- 2 cans of pineapple drained
- 6-8 cups miniature marshmallows
- 3 cups whipping cream
- Mix the mandarin oranges and grapes, fruit cocktail, in a large bowl.
- Fold in the whipped cream, sour cream and marshmallows.
- Chill for at least an hour.
- Stir again before serving.