The BEST Glazed Fruit Salad!

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Mrs. Martin

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@Mmartin29

I found this recipe in a 1950s reminisce magazine. I tweaked it by adding orange marmalade, it called for apricot preserves but you can use whatever preserves you like!!

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What a delightful fruit salad! The orange marmalade glaze is sweet but has a little bit of tang from the lemon. This was great at room temperature, but even better after it sat in the fridge for a few hours and the flavors blended together. I had some extra strawberries so I threw them in too. So yummy! The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

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Serves:
5-6
Prep:
15 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

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  • 1 can(s)
    pineapple, chunks, reserve all the juice
  • 2-3
    bananas
  • 1 bunch
    red seedless grapes
  • 1/2 pt
    blueberries
  • 1 jar(s)
    small jar maraschino cherries, drained
  • ·
    any other fruit you would like to add
  • 4 Tbsp
    sugar
  • 4 tsp
    cornstarch
  • 4 tsp
    orange marmalade or apricot preserves
  • 2 tsp
    lemon juice

How to Make The BEST Glazed Fruit Salad!

Step-by-Step

  1. Drain pineapple, reserve all juice.
  2. In a small bowl, combine all your fruit. I always squirt some lemon juice over my bananas before adding so they don't get brown and yucky looking. Set aside.
  3. In a small saucepan, combine the sugar, cornstarch, and reserved pineapple juice. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat, and simmer till thickened. Remove from heat and add the marmalade or preserves and the lemon juice.
  4. Let cool for a couple of minutes, then pour the glaze over your fruit and toss gently to coat. Keep in the fridge. It won't last long!!

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About The BEST Glazed Fruit Salad!

Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Low Fat
Collection: Fourth of July!
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy




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