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  • What do you put in ambrosia salad?

  • Ambrosia Salad. There’s a reason it’s a classic. In a large bowl, fold together Cool Whip and sour cream. Add oranges, pineapple, cherries, coconut, pecans, and marshmallows and stir gently. Cover and refrigerate for at least 1 hour and up to overnight.

  • How long does it take to make an ambrosia?

  • Really easy recipe for a quick ambrosia – just 10 minutes to assemble, but remember to leave a few hours for it to set. Rate this recipe! Rate this recipe! Slice strawberries and cut marshmallows in half.

  • What can I do with ambrosia?

  • Give your Ambrosia a nice crunch by topping it with some chopped pecans, pistachios, cashews, walnuts, or almonds. Toast them in a pan first to bring out all their wonderful flavors! If you want your kids to take part in all the fruit eating, we suggest using colored mini-mallows to get them excited!

  • Where did this ambrosia salad come from?

  • This recipe came from my husband鈥檚 grandma who lived in Vernal, Utah. She made the ambrosia salad in the 1950s with sour cream only 鈥?no whipped cream. And she added marshmallows.