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Nutty Apple Salad Recipe

Nutty Apple Salad Recipe

Peanut butter in the dressing and interesting ingredients like marshmallows and mixed nuts give this Waldorf salad a tasty twist. I've tried versions without the peanut butter, but this is my favorite. -Maryellen Hays, Fort Wayne, Indiana
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min. YIELD:12-14 servings


  • 2 cups cubed tart apples
  • 2 cups thinly sliced celery
  • 2 cups halved seedless grapes
  • 1 cup miniature marshmallows
  • 1/3 cup cold evaporated milk
  • 1/2 teaspoon sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 3 tablespoons mayonnaise
  • 3 tablespoons peanut butter
  • 1/2 cup mixed nuts, optional


  • 1. In a large bowl, combine apples, celery, grapes and marshmallows. In a chilled bowl, beat milk until frothy. Add sugar and vanilla. beat in mayonnaise and peanut butter.
  • 2. Pour over apple mixture; stir until coated. Cover and refrigerate. Just before serving, stir in nuts if desired. Yield: 12-14 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1/2 cup) equals 91 calories, 5 g fat (1 g saturated fat), 3 mg cholesterol, 55 mg sodium, 12 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 2 g protein.