Five Cup Ambrosia Salad

Made with sour cream, marshmallows, pineapple, coconut, and mandarin oranges, this easy ambrosia recipe is the perfect sweet summer salad.

By Yankee Magazine

Feb 14 2017

ambrosia salad

Dig in to the tropical flavors of summer!

Photo Credit : Aimee Tucker

Love ambrosia salad? You can vary this easy ambrosia recipe by using other fruits by the cupful as well — apple wedges, banana slices, grapes, or what’s in season. Easily doubles or triples for a party.


1 cup drained crushed pineapple
1 cup shredded sweetened coconut
1 cup drained mandarin oranges
1 cup miniature marshmallows
1 cup sour cream


Mix all ambrosia recipe ingredients together in large bowl and let stand overnight. Serve chilled.