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simply fruit cocktail

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Debbie Sue
Southwest, FL

Back in the early '60's, when I was a kid, my mom used to make this all the time! Canned fruit was big back then. So I guess it was a way to fancy up the Fruit Cocktail, served on a leaf of lettuce. It's so quick and easy! Tasty too!

(1 rating)
yield serving(s)
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For simply fruit cocktail

  • 15 1/4 oz
    can, fruit cocktail, in heavy syrup
  • 1 Tbsp
    miracle whip dressing
  • add some mini marshmallows (optional)

How To Make simply fruit cocktail

  • 1
    Drain the fruit very well in a colander.
  • 2
    Place drained fruit in a bowl, and add the Miracle Whip. (If adding mini marshmallows, add now.) Mix well and chill.
  • 3
    Finished! Ta Da!!!