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Old fashioned dessert


Serves/Makes:15 or more

  • 5 15 oz (420 grm). cans mixed fruit cocktail, drained
  • 1 15 oz (420 grm). can pears, drained
  • 2 15 oz (420 grm). cans peaches, drained
  • 1 15 oz (420 grm). can pineapple chunks or tidbits, drained
  • 1 small jar maraschino cherries with juice, drained
  • 1 bag miniature marshmallows
  • 1 bag coconut
  • 1 8 oz (224 grm). container sour cream
  • 2 red apples, cut into bite-size pieces (with peel left on)
  • 1 cup (225 ml) walnuts (optional)
  • Mix all ingredients except cherries in a casserole dish.
  • Chill 4 to 6 hours.
  • Spread cherrys over top just before serving.
Best to use fruits in syrup not juice.

For Easter use pastel marshmallows. For Christmas use green and red marshmallows.

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