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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.

  • Are there any ambrosia recipes out there?

  • 鈥淵es, there are many ambrosia recipes out there… I’m only posting mine here for safe keeping for when I’m asked for the recipe after bringing it to a party/gathering…

  • What can I use to thicken my Ambrosia?

  • The fruit cocktail, marshmallows and coconut soak up the 鈥渏uice鈥?and thicken it up which makes this ambrosia even more amazing! Pineapple 鈥?I like tidbits rather than chunks (drained but keep about 1/4 c. of the juice to add to your recipe) You can use less or more coconut.

  • 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.