Janie Yeasted Recipe

Black Cherry Fruit Salad

By Janie Yeasted Bane

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Janie's Story

My husband cannot let this cool summer/winter salad alone! It is so refreshing & great for a gathering of loved ones. Enjoy the creamy dressing, too! I have made this for 20+ years.


1-20 oz. can(s)
pineapple chunks, drained
1-15 oz. can(s)
mandarine oranges, drained
1-15 oz. can(s)
pitted sweet dark cherries, drained
1/2 c
halved & seeded grapes
1 1/2 c
minature marshmallows

Directions Step-By-Step

Combine all fruit & chill.
On top of the stove in a double broiler, place the following over boiled water until thick(about 2 minutes):
1 egg yolk, slightly beaten
2 TBL. sugar
2 TBL. heavy cream from a 1/2 pint container
2 TBL. lemon juice
1/8 tsp. salt
Cool & chill
Take the remainder of heavy cream & whip until stiff. Fold in the cooked, cooled dressin with the whipped cream. Cover & chill.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Fruit Salads

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Janie Yeasted Bane
Mar 21, 2011
How did the discussion group like the fruit salad?
Mar 20, 2011 - Karla Everett shared this recipe with discussion group: SALADS