One of my favoredmuffins of all time – Ambrosia Salad! So handy to make and constantly a massive hit with youngsters and adults alike, make positive to put this salad on the menu for your subsequent party!
Today I’m sharing an oldie but goodie with y’all – Ambrosia Salad! This effortless dessert salad is constantly a hit and is a preferred of many in my family, specifically my Aunt Judie. There is sincerely no motive to select this up at the deli when making it at domestic is SO easy. I love this basic salad and I comprehend you will too!
I severely don’t assume salads like this can ever go out of style…wanna understand why? Because they style AMAZING! They’re easy.
They’re fun. They’re accessible. Kids like them. Adults like them. They’re terrific for parties, potlucks, barbecues. Have I satisfied you yet?
I’ve been a long-time fan of Ambrosia Salad. My Aunt Judie added it to me many, many moons ago. It’s her favorite. This is the issue though, if you desire to purchase it at the grocery store, it’s kinda ridiculously priced.
Like a little tiny container is $5. I can make this complete salad for $5. So there. (And now so can you!)
So what’s in this Ambrosia salad anyways? A total bunch of yummy stuff – that’s what! Mandarin oranges, beaten pineapple, coconut, maraschino cherries, marshmallows – oh my!
Some humans like theirs with nuts. Some don’t. I don’t chooseboth way. Sometimes, if I have the time, I’ll even toast the nuts which provides even greatermagnificenttaste to this handy ambrosia salad.
I used white miniature marshmallows in this salad however I’m additionally a huge fan of the use of the multi-colored fruit flavored marshmallows. Those are continuallyloads of exciting and I love the shade they add. Totally up to you!
There’s a lot going on in this salad and whilst I don’t technically addy any sugar, all the fruit has a lot of sweetness to it. I have a little secret ingredient for my recipe – bitter cream! With all that sweetness going on,
the bitter cream provides a little creamy tang that helps to offset it. Greek yogurt would additionally work beautifully. It certainly helps to preserve this ambrosia salad from being overly sweet.
Every little chunk is pure bliss. Magic I inform you!
So if you choose to sincerely “wow” your guests, or your household on a Tuesday night time (cause it’s simply that easy…), provide this Ambrosia Salad a attempt – I suppose you’ll agree that it genuinely is the BEST.
This is one of my favored desserts. Just make positive to refrigerate in a single day so all the elementscombination together.
1 baggage mini marshmallows
1/2 cup bitter cream
8 oz cool whip
1 lb. can fruit cocktail
1 (2 lb.) canned mandarin oranges
Extra maraschino cherries; halved, to liking.
1/2 cup coconut
1/2 cup walnuts