Marshmallow Pineapple Tropical Salad

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Marshmallow Pineapple Tropical Salad
 
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A light salad or dessert for a luncheon or buffet. Easy to prepare and can be made with favorite fruits and nuts.
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Recipe type: Salads
Cuisine: American
Serves: 8
Ingredients
  • 1 20 ounce can of pineapple tidbits
  • 3 tablespoons honey
  • 3 tablespoons of cornstarch
  • 2 eggs, beaten
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1½ cups small marshmallows
  • ¼ cup dates, chopped
  • ¼ cup pecans, chopped
  • ¼ cup oranges, chopped
Instructions
  1. Drain juice from pineapple into double boiler. Reserve pineapple tidbits.
  2. Add honey, cornstarch and eggs to pineapple juice.
  3. Whisk to blend, stir while cooking to thicken.
  4. Stir in the butter and cool.
  5. Pour the thickened dressing into a serving bowl.
  6. Fold in pineapple, marshmallows, dates, pecans and oranges.
  7. Chill a few hours before serving.
Notes
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Marshmallow Pineapple Tropical Salad
Marshmallow Pineapple Tropical Salad

Marshmallow Pineapple Tropical Salad

 This is a quick and light salad for a buffet or as a dessert.  It is easy to create a different taste just by changing the  fruits and nuts.

Heating ingredients for the dressing in a double boiler.

Heating ingredients for the dressing in a double boiler.

 

Ingredients for marshmallow pineapple salad

Dates, marshmallows, pecan, pineapple tidbits and orange make up the tropical salad.  Maraschino cherries add color as well as sweetness.  Be creative in your selection.

 

Marshmallow Pineapple Salad ready for lucheon or buffet.

Marshmallow Pineapple Tropical Salad ready for luncheon or buffet.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

cookbookinabox® in partnership with Netta Belle’s Choice® Spices, bring you great recipes, outstanding herbs and spices for your cooking experience.

Netta Belle's Choice cookbookinabox©2007-2015 Netta Belle’s Choice® cookbookinabox® “Reg. U.S. Pat. & Trdmk.Off.” Reg. “Trade-marks Canadian Intellectual Property Office.” nettabelleschoice.com and cookbookinabox.com.  All rights reserved.

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