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Ambrosia Fruit Salad Recipe

Ambrosia Fruit Salad Recipe

My mom's ambrosia salad, with its tasty combination of fresh fruits and creamy yogurt, is a family favorite, and a great addition to a backyard barbecue. —Colleen Belbey, Warwick, Rhode Island
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 20 min. YIELD:6 servings


  • 2 cups cubed fresh pineapple
  • 2 large navel oranges, peeled and sectioned
  • 1-1/2 cups green grapes
  • 1 cup miniature marshmallows
  • 1 large banana, sliced
  • 1/2 cup flaked coconut
  • 1/4 cup chopped almonds
  • 3/4 cup (6 ounces) vanilla yogurt


  • 1. In a large serving bowl, combine the first seven ingredients. Gently fold in yogurt. Chill until serving. Yield: 6 servings.

Nutritional Facts

3/4 cup equals 227 calories, 7 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 3 mg cholesterol, 44 mg sodium, 41 g carbohydrate, 4 g fiber, 4 g protein.