Barb Bensley's Fruit Salad

★★★★★ 1 Review
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By Linda Kauppinen
from Greenwood, FL

This recipe belongs to a family friend and is always a hit during the summer picnic and party time! Never any left! It's a sure hit!

serves 10-12
prep time 30 Min
cook time 15 Min
method Stove Top


  • 3/4 c
  • 2 lg
  • 4 Tbsp
    cornstarch or arrowroot
  • 2 lg
    cans crushed pineapple
  • 2 - 11 oz
    cans mandarin oranges
  • 10 1/2 oz
    maraschino cherries
  • 1 1/3 c
    acina de pepe 34
  • 9 oz
    cool whip

How To Make

  • 1
    Drain and save fruit juices from the pineapple, mandarin oranges and cherries. In sauce pan, combine juices, sugar, eggs and cornstarch cooking until thickened.
  • 2
    Cook Acina de pepe 34. Drain and mix with thickened sauce. Allow to cool for 4 hours. Add fruit and 9 oz of cool whip. Chill until ready to serve