Ambrosia Fruit Salad

Ambrosia Fruit Salad

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Ambrosia Fruit Salad

Ambrosia Fruit Salad can be made with Diplicious Simply Cheesecake Dip Mix or Diplicious Pina Coolatta Dip Mix. Ambrosia Fruit Salad is the perfect fruit salad to serve for Easter. One thing we love here at  Turnips 2 Tangerines is a good, old fashioned fruit salad. This fruit salad is one of our favorites. For a festive touch try adding multi-colored mini marshmallows to this fruit salad in place of the white mini marshmallows.

Southern Classic

Ambrosia is considered a classic southern recipe usually served at Christmas time, but us northerners like a good ‘ol Ambrosia Fruit Salad from time to time too. Originally made with only coconut, orange slices and sugar, Ambrosia is now made with just about anything from bananas to maraschino cherries. No matter how Ambrosia is made it’s delicious, truly a Greek Food of the Gods.

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Ambrosia Fruit Salad #1
Prep Time
10 mins
 

Perfect for holiday dinners or anytime.

Course: Dessert, Holiday, Salad, Side Dish
Servings: 6 servings
Ingredients
  • 1 20 oz can crushed pineapple, drained
  • 1 15.25 oz can tropical fruit, drained
  • 1 14.75 oz can peaches, drained and chopped
  • 1 15 oz can mandarin oranges, drained
  • 1 15 oz can fruit cocktail, drained
  • 1 8 oz package cream cheese, room temperature
  • 1 8 oz container non-dairy whipped topping, thawed
  • 1 package Diplicious Pina Coolatta Dip or Diplicious Simple Cheesecake Dip
  • 2 cups mini marshmallows
  • 1 cup flaked sweetened coconut
  • 1/2 cup cinnamon-sugar pecans chopped, optional
Directions
  1. In a large non-metal colander, set over a large mixing bowl, drain fruit overnight in the refrigerator, cover fruit with plastic wrap. Fruit can drain up to two days.
  2. When ready to make fruit salad, gently toss together pineapple, tropical fruit, peaches, oranges, and fruit cocktail in a large bowl. Set aside.
  3. In a medium mixing bowl, place 8 oz cream cheese and microwave for one minute, stir until creamy.

  4. Add the dip mix, and stir again. Fold in 8 oz non-dairy whipped topping. Refrigerate at least one hour.

  5. Gently fold cream cheese/whipped topping/dip mix into fruit. Gently fold in mini marshmallows and coconut.
  6. Top with chopped cinnamon-sugar pecans, if using.

  7. Chill for 2 hours and then serve.
Recipe Notes

Recipe Note: If you don't want to purchase a package of Diplicious, substitute 1/2 a package of dry pudding and pie filling, any flavor such as lemon, coconut cream, vanilla.

Recipes On Tap:

Frog Eye Salad,  Overnight Fruit Salad  and Simple Fruit Salad in Fresh Pineapple .


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