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Lazy Days Ambrosia

Rated as 5 out of 5 Stars

"My grandma's ambrosia salad has become a staple at every holiday dinner."
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45 m servings 206
Original recipe yields 10 servings


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  1. Mix pineapple and pudding mix together in a bowl until pudding mixture is smooth. Fold fruit cocktail and oranges into pudding.
  2. Fold whipped topping into pudding mixture until smooth; top with coconut.
  3. Refrigerate until chilled, at least 30 minutes.


  • Editor's Note:
  • The nutrition data for this recipe includes the full amount of the fruit cocktail juice and mandarin orange juice. The actual amount consumed will vary.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 206 calories; 6.1 39.3 1.3 0 152 Full nutrition

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I did add half of a small bag of "fruit" marshmallows that I had hanging out in the pantry that I needed to use or lose. I made no other changes. The kids RAVED about it and my husband ate about...