Granma's Ambrosia

Granma's Ambrosia Recipe

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Shalonda Miller


This recipe has been in my family for over 40 yrs, and we couldnt have a family get together without it.


★★★★★ 2 votes

25 Min


  • 1 large
    contanier of sour cream
  • 1 can(s)
    mandrian oranges
  • 1 jar(s)
    maraschiano cherries
  • 1 can(s)
    pineapple tidbits
  • 1 c
    pecans, in pieces
  • 1 c
    coconut, flaked
  • 1-2 c

How to Make Granma's Ambrosia


  1. Drain juices from canned fruit except cherries, reserve the juice.
  2. Empty sour cream into large serving bowl, add all ingredients except mandrian oranges, including cherry juice.
  3. Gently fold in mandrian oranges. Cover and chill for about 2-3 hours . The cherry juice turns it a beautiful pink color, this is a cool and creamy fruity delicious dessert yummmmmmmm........

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About Granma's Ambrosia

Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtag: #Holiday Treat

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