Maraschino Cherry Ambrosia Recipe

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Maraschino Cherry Ambrosia

Bobbi Gulla

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@BobbiGee

This ambrosia is truly worthy of the gods...it goes well with nectar. j/k

I bring this to to many gatherings & have learned to bring copies of the recipe to put next to the bowl.

Its ridiculously easy to make.

If you're not a maraschino cherry fan, just leave them out.


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Serves:

It depends on the crowd. Alot is as close as I can estimate.

Prep:

15 Min

Ingredients

20 oz
can crushed pineapple [drained]
15 oz
fruit cocktail, in heavy syrup [delmonte brand works best]
16 oz
sour cream
32 oz
2 bags [16 oz each] shredded coconut
21 oz
2 bags [10.5 each] miniature marshmallows
2 lb
2 jars [1 lb each] maraschino cherries in heavy syrup
1 c
heavy whipping cream
powdered sugar to taste
vanilla to taste
15 oz
canned mandarin oranges [drained]

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Drain pineapple & mandarin oranges very well.

Place in something large to mix. I use my large crock pot or my turkey pan.
2
Add fruit cocktail & heavy syrup.
3
Add syrup from maraschino cherries.

Cut cherries in half and add to mixture.
4
Add sour cream.
5
Add shredded coconut.
6
Add mini-marshmallows.
7
In seperate mixing bowl, make whipping cream:

heavy whipping cream
powdered sugar [to taste]
vanilla [to taste]

Use mixer. Mix until it hardens and forms whipped cream. Be patient. It WILL happen...

Fold whipped cream into mixture.
8
Chill in refrigerator at least 4 hours. The longer it chills the better the tastes will combine.
9
Get a large bowl, a spoon & go into a private place so people won't see your eyes roll in pleasure or hear you moan with delight. LOL
10
Enjoy!

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