Creamy Fruit Salad

Creamy Fruit Salad

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Kathy Sandoz


This goes with a barbecue meal as well as a holiday meal. It's easy to make and won't last long.


☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

20 Min
No-Cook or Other


  • 1 can(s)
    fruit cocktail, drained
  • 1 can(s)
    mandarin oranges, drained
  • 1 jar(s)
    maraschino cherries, drained
  • 1
    apple, peeled and cubes
  • 1-2
    bananas, sliced
  • 1 c
    red or green grapes, halved
  • 1-2 Tbsp
    lemon juice
  • 1/2 c
    pecans pieces, toasted*
  • small
    cool whip

How to Make Creamy Fruit Salad


  1. Mix all fruit together in a large bowl. Sprinkle with lemon juice and toss to distribute evenly.
  2. *preheat oven to 375°. Spread pecan pieces on ungreased cookie sheet and roast for 5-7 minutes. Let cool thoroughly*
    Add in pecans and cool whip. Stir lightly to combine.
  3. Cover with plastic wrap a chill for at least an hour before serving.

Printable Recipe Card

About Creamy Fruit Salad

Course/Dish: Fruit Sides
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American

Show 2 Comments & Reviews

7 Summer Trifles

7 Summer Trifles

Who doesn’t love this lovely layered treat? Dating back to the 18th century, this is a tried and true summer dessert. Perfect for picnics, cookouts, and get-togethers, trifles are a delicious dessert that feed a crowd. Simple, gorgeous, and can be made ahead of time, trifles come in all shapes and sizes and flavors for […]

17 Sundae Topping Ideas

17 Sundae Topping Ideas

There’s nothing better than indulging in a frozen treat on those hot summer days, but it’s time to step up your ice cream game. These delicious sundae toppings will change how you scream for ice cream. From homemade strawberry sauce to skillet peaches to pretzel bites, your taste buds will jump for joy when you […]

Refreshing Summertime Evening Cocktails

Refreshing Summertime Evening Cocktails

What better way to relax at the end of the day than to make a refreshing cocktail and take a few moments to yourself? We all know summertime can be busy. We may not be able to do this every day, but at least once a week I try to. It helps me clear my […]