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Fruit Salad Recipe

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This recipe for Fruit Salad, by , is from Jo Ann's Family Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Connie Jo Walker Madeksiak
Added: Saturday, April 14, 2007


4 or 5 Lg. Red Delicious apples (8 or 9 small)
2 -11 oz cans Mandarin oranges
1 -20 oz can pineapple (crushed or tidbits)
1 Lg. can fruit cocktail
5 bananas
1 - 8 oz. minature marshmallows

Lemon Dressing :
1 c. sugar
4 eggs
7 or 8 Tbsp. lemon juice (2 lemons)
Prepared Dream Whip© or
Sm. container CoolWhip©

Cook Lemon Dressing--Add sugar, lemon juice and eggs. Cook over double boiler. Mix with Dream Whip© or CoolWhip© to taste.

In a large bowl, add apples, Mandarin oranges, pineapple, fruit cocktail, bananas and marshmallows with the cooked Lemon Dressing.

Chill until ready to serve.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
My Mom's Fruit Salad is the best I have ever had...and a much needed item at all family gatherings. When you taste it, you know you are Home and Mom is right there with you.




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