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Nana Frozen Fruit Salad is a refreshing and delicious dessert that combines creamy goodness with a burst of fruity flavors. Here’s a simple recipe for you to enjoy:

Ingredients:

  • 1 (20 oz) can of crushed pineapple, drained
  • 1 (15 oz) can of mandarin oranges, drained
  • 1 cup mini marshmallows
  • 1 cup shredded coconut
  • 1 cup chopped pecans or walnuts (optional)
  • 1 cup whipped topping (such as Cool Whip), thawed
  • 1/2 cup Greek yogurt (plain or vanilla)
  • 1 tablespoon honey (optional, for added sweetness)

Instructions:

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  1. Prepare the Ingredients:
    • Drain the crushed pineapple and mandarin oranges well to remove excess liquid.
    • If using nuts, chop them into smaller pieces.
    • Ensure that the whipped topping is thawed if using frozen.
  2. Mix the Salad:
    • In a large mixing bowl, combine the drained crushed pineapple, drained mandarin oranges, mini marshmallows, shredded coconut, and chopped nuts (if using). Mix gently to combine all ingredients evenly.
  3. Prepare the Dressing:
    • In a separate bowl, whisk together the whipped topping, Greek yogurt, and honey (if using) until well combined and creamy. Adjust sweetness to taste by adding more honey if desired.
  4. Combine and Freeze:
    • Pour the creamy dressing mixture over the fruit and marshmallow mixture.
    • Gently fold everything together until the fruit and marshmallows are coated evenly with the creamy dressing.
  5. Freeze the Salad:
    • Transfer the mixture into a freezer-safe dish or a loaf pan lined with plastic wrap.
    • Cover the dish tightly with plastic wrap or a lid to prevent freezer burn.
  6. Chill and Serve:
    • Place the dish in the freezer and freeze for at least 4-6 hours or overnight until the salad is firm.
  7. Serve and Enjoy:
    • Before serving, remove the frozen fruit salad from the freezer and let it sit at room temperature for a few minutes to soften slightly.
    • Scoop the Nana Frozen Fruit Salad into bowls or dessert cups.
    • Garnish with additional shredded coconut or chopped nuts if desired.
    • Enjoy this delightful and refreshing frozen fruit salad as a dessert or a sweet treat on a hot day!

This Nana Frozen Fruit Salad is perfect for gatherings, picnics, or any time you crave a cool and fruity dessert. It’s creamy, satisfying, and bursting with tropical flavors. Adjust the ingredients to suit your taste preferences and dietary needs for a personalized treat everyone will love!

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