Ambrosia Salad With Marshmallows, Coconut Flakes and Whipped Cream
An Oldie But Goodie... A Dreamy Whipped Delight with Pineapple and Oranges Doubles as a Light Fresh Salad or a Fluffy Delicious Dessert... Oh Boy!
OK, this Ambrosia Salad is one that I loved as a kid. Mom used to make this favorite on special occasions. Now I like to make it anytime I can, it's a excellent favorite in Side Dish Recipes to add to your Dinner or as a great light pick in Dessert Recipes too. Bottom Line is this great choice in Salad Recipes is really Delicious.
We as a family just love this Ambrosia Salad with Marshmallows, Pineapple and Oranges. I would say that this favorite has to be a top pick in one of those Comfort Food Side Dish Recipes that you sometimes just want to have as an add-to your Main Dish Recipes. This favorite in Salad Recipes gets the kids cooking up this pick, they just love getting in there and making this favorite. Who doesn't love Jello? When they get to dig in to this light delight there's usually nothing left, I've even caught one of those little guys licking the bowl!
I can honestly say this Ambrosia Salad is one excellent sweet favorite and I like to make it for a light treat in Dessert Recipes, I personally think it's the marshmallows and whipped cream! For birthday party ideas, for kids and adults alike everyone seems to love this favorite. With this fluffy treat beside a the Hamburgers the birthday party will be a hit! Even the adults will have fun eating this fluffy tasty winner. I bet you'll have everyone fighting over who's going to get to lick the bowl!
This Ambrosia Salad is one great choice in side dish recipes to add to a choice in BBQ Recipes for a barbecue party. While the kids are playing serve up some favorites in Appetizer Recipes and for an extra special treat maybe a pick from one of the Drink Recipes. No matter what you choose or pick your line-up will be absolutely fantastic with this favorite in Salad Recipes added to your table.
1 can pineapple, crushed (undrained)
1 can mandarin oranges, (undrained)
1 cup boiling water
1 package orange Jello
1 pint whipping cream
2 cups mini marshmallows
1 cup sweetened flaked coconut
maraschino cherries for garnish
Drain pineapple and mandarin oranges, reserving juice. Add enough cold water to juice to measure 1 cup.
In a large bowl, stir boiling water and orange Jello until completely dissolved. Stir in measured pineapple orange liquid.
Refrigerate until slightly thickened, about 1 hour.
While pineapple orange Jello is setting in refrigerator, whip in medium to large bowl whipping cream and white sugar until firm peaks form.
Remove slightly thickened Jello from fridge, blend and fold in whipped cream topping with large spatula until smooth.
Refrigerate 15 minutes.
Blend in pineapple, oranges, marshmallows and coconut.
Spoon into a non stick mold or glass serving dish. You can even spoon into individual serving bowls or cups when cooking for a crowd and you want that extra special individual touch.
Refrigerate 3 hours or until firm. Unmold if using the non stick mold and place on decorative dish, garnish with maraschino cherries if desired. Or if you're using the glass serving bowl, serve right from that. If you're using the individual serving bowls or cups, place at each place setting for that extra special touch, don't forget to add maraschino cherries to each serving bowl or cup for an extra, extra special touch.
Makes 10 servings. Enjoy this nice light refreshing favorite!
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This Ambrosia Salad goes great with any of the Main Dish Recipes. Cooking for a Crowd and want some free time to visit? The Country Style Spare Ribs with Homemade Barbeque Sauce would be great! Cooked either in the oven baked to perfection or for timesavers make as one winner in Crockpot Recipes! Add this Ambrosia Salad along side for a great nemu.
A winning choice in Salad Recipes that has been around for eons and is probably one of the kids favorite with the Marshmallows. Pick a favorite in fantastic BBQ Recipes and sit back and enjoy! The Baby Back Ribs with Barbeque Sauce with a great Garlic Bread Recipe and a Classic Caesar Salad makes one heck of a Menu!
For great birthday party ideas, how about serving this great Ambrosia Salad with one of the Chocolate Recipes along side this favorite, the Triple Chocolate Cake With Creamy Chocolate Frosting would be excellent. This duo is the Ultimate for those special get-togethers and will satisfy anyone's sweet tooth for sure!
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