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Ambrosia Fruit Salad Recipe

Ambrosia Fruit Salad Recipe

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How To Make Ambrosia Fruit Salad

Creamy and colorful ambrosia fruit salad is a crowd-pleaser that is easy prep and serve. You can even customize it with your favorite fruits and nuts, too.

Preparation: 15 minutes
Total: 15 minutes



  • 1cupheavy whipping cream
  • ¼cuppowdered sugar
  • ½cupplain or vanilla Greek yogurt
  • 1cupsweetened coconut,shredded
  • 11ozmandarin oranges,(1 can) drained
  • 8ozpineapple tidbits,(1 can) drained
  • 1cupmaraschino cherries,drained
  • cupsmini fruit flavored marshmallows
  • chopped pecans, sliced bananas, chopped apples,other optional fruit salad add ins


  1. Add whipping cream to a large bowl or stand mixer and beat with electric beaters for 1 to 2 minutes. Slowly add powdered sugar and continue beating until stiff peaks form. Fold in yogurt.

  2. Drain canned fruits very well, then add remaining ingredients to a large serving bowl.

  3. Fold in whipped cream mixture. Chill for at least 30 minutes before serving.


  • Calories: 282.43kcal
  • Fat: 15.55g
  • Saturated Fat: 10.45g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 3.37g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.50g
  • Carbohydrates: 35.82g
  • Fiber: 2.97g
  • Sugar: 29.66g
  • Protein: 2.96g
  • Cholesterol: 43.15mg
  • Sodium: 31.54mg
  • Calcium: 67.37mg
  • Potassium: 160.37mg
  • Iron: 0.55mg
  • Vitamin A: 136.98µg
  • Vitamin C: 24.47mg
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