More Great Recipes: Fruit Salad

Ambrosia Salad

User Avatar
Member since 2020
Got a question about this recipe?
Use our BakeBot Ai Chat for instant answers.
No Video

"How to make ambrosia salad"

Serves 12 servings | Prep Time 10 mins | Cook Time 1 hour

Why I Love This Recipe

I like salads

Ingredients You'll Need

¾ cup heavy cream chilled
¼ cup powdered sugar
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
½ cup sour cream
4 cups mini marshmallows either regular or fruit-flavored ones (rainbow colors)
1 ½ cups sweetened shredded coconut
11 ounces mandarin oranges (1 can) well drained
¾ cup maraschino cherries stems removed
1 cup pineapple tidbits


In a clean, medium-sized bowl, combine the heavy cream, powdered sugar, and vanilla extract.
Use an electric mixer to beat on high speed until stiff peaks have formed (mixture should reach a Cool Whip consistency).
Add sour cream and stir until well-combined.

In a separate, large bowl, combine mini marshmallows, coconut, oranges, maraschino cherries, and pineapple. Stir to combine.
Pour whipped cream/sour cream mixture over ingredients and stir until everything is evenly combined and all ingredients are covered in the cream mixture.
Cover and refrigerate at least one hour before serving.

Pairs Well With

A main dish

Questions, Comments & Reviews

'CHEF' the Film Cookbook: Recipes from El Jefe
By CHEF the Film

7 Recipes

Disney's Tinker Bell Secret of the Wings Cookbook
By BakeSpace Fairies

6 Recipes

The Official "Burnt" Movie Cookbook
By Burnt Movie Cookbook

7 Recipes

Mixed Berry Tart
Mixed Berry Tart
Slutty Brownies
Slutty Brownies
Torta Cubana
Torta Cubana
Have cooking questions? Chat with BakeBot AI for quick answers!

Plus, I can help you customize recipes on BakeSpace, making modifications a snap.

Want to create a new recipe or upload an existing recipe? Use our BakeBot AI Recipe Maker in the menu bar.
Want to create a recipe? Try our BakeBot AI Recipe Maker!