Frog Eye Salad Recipe

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Frog Eye Salad

Joni Jellison

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@JoniRV

This is not a recipe that I invented but I've made it for years and my kids tell it's not a holiday without it. Enjoy!


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Ingredients

1 cup sugar 1 tablespoon cooking oil 1 can (20 oz) crushed 2 tablespoons flour 1 package (16 oz.) pineapple, drained 2-1/2 teaspoons salt acini de pepe 1 carton (9 oz) non 1-3/4 cups pineapple 3 cans (11 oz. each) dairy whipped topping j

Directions Step-By-Step

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Combine sugar, flour and one-half teaspoon of the salt. Gradually stir in pineapple juice and eggs. Cook over moderate heat, stirring, until thickened. Add lemon juice. Cool mixture to room temperature. Bring water, remaining two teaspoons salt and oil to boil. Add Acini de Pepe, rinse with water, drain again and cool to room temperature. Combine egg mixture and Acini de Pepe. Mix lightly but thoroughly. Refrigerate overnight in airtight container. Add remaining ingredients. Mix lightly but thoroughly. Refrigerate until chilled in airtight container. Salad may be refrigerated for as long as a week in airtight container. It also may be frozen, though freezing somewhat alters the texture. Makes 25 servings.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Fruit Salads, Pasta Salads
Hashtag: #Fruit