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Fruity Carrot Salad

 Fruity Carrot Salad
I get our kids to eat raw carrots by grating them and mixing them with lots of colorful, naturally sweet fruit. Sometimes I add marshmallows and a creamy dressing to camouflage the carrots.
10-12 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 10 min.

Ingredients

  • 4 medium carrots, grated
  • 1 package (10-1/2 ounces) miniature marshmallows
  • 1 can (8 ounces) crushed pineapple, drained
  • 1 cup raisins
  • 1 cup flaked coconut
  • 1/2 cup halved maraschino cherries
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon orange juice
  • 1/3 cup heavy whipping cream, whipped

Directions

  • In a large bowl, combine the carrots, marshmallows, pineapple,
  • raisins, coconut and cherries. In a small bowl, combine mayonnaise
  • and juices. Fold in whipped cream. Pour over carrot mixture and toss
  • to coat. Serve immediately. Yield: 10-12 servings.