Orange Cream Fruit Salad
The tanginess of orange and the sweet smooth flavor of cream come together in this amazing orange cream fruit salad. It is a quick and easy to make fruit salad combo that your family will love. Make it for lunch or dinner. And it is a great dish to share with friends at their BBQs and other picnics and outings. Try it tonight! It will soon become a repeat favorite and popular request both in-house and out.
This recipe can be used as a dessert, served with yogurt as an afternoon snack, eaten alone, or even served as a side with dinner. This fruit salad could be especially great with any Thai food or other spicy meal you might dish up since the flavors of the pudding, banana and mandarin orange really complement and cool hot dishes. It is a versatile and affordable salad that everyone will love and that can work for you for plenty of meal needs.
One unique aspect of this dish is how the butter girls Jessica and Nellie, who created the dish, use orange juice to replace part of the milk that is needed to make the pudding for this salad. Surprised? You can use other flavors in foods that require a liquid, whether it is for something sweet like this salad or something savory. Any recipe that asks for a fluid of some kind you can often replace with another complementary one. That is what these two adventurous moms have done here and it brings an extra zing! to this exquisite fruit salad.
The butter girls do offer a bit of advice when making this recipe. They suggest that you begin by using less milk than the recipe calls for in case you want to make a thicker sauce for the salad. It is probably a good idea to make sure the fruit is also well drained so no extra liquid is added to the dish when you pull it all together. But you decide how you like it when you make this for your family tonight.Find out how to make this recipe and many others at the website, Butter With a Side of Bread, by following the link below.
Nutrition Facts for: Orange Cream Fruit Salad from Butter With a Side of Bread
Ingredients: Vanilla pudding mix, milk, orange juice concentrate, cool whip, canned pineapple, canned mandarin orange, bananas.
* Percentages (%) are based on a 2000 calorie diet * The entire recipe has been calculated for 8 servings. * Per Serving: Calories 178, Calories from Fat 53, Total Fat 5.9g 9%, Saturated Fat 5.0g 25%, Cholesterol 0mg 0%, Sodium 373mg 16%, Potassium 256mg 7%, Carbohydrates 31.9g 11%, Dietary Fiber 1.7g 7%, Sugars 20.0g, Protein 1.3g, Vitamin A 8%, Vitamin C 88%, Calcium 2%, Iron 2%
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