Watergate salad was something I ate at family gatherings when I was a child. It's that fluffy green pistachio flavored dessert brimming with marshmallows!
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Watergate Salad

Watergate salad was something I ate at family gatherings when I was a child. It's that fluffy green pistachio flavored dessert brimming with marshmallows!
Prep Time15 mins
Chill time1 hr
Total Time15 mins
Course: Desserts
Cuisine: American
Keyword: holiday, potluck, pudding, summer, watergate
Servings: 8 people
Calories: 152kcal
Author: Amanda Formaro

Ingredients

  • 3.4 ounces instant pistachio pudding mix
  • 1 can crushed pineapple 20 oz
  • 1.5 cup Cool Whip non-fat
  • 1/2 cup sweetened flaked coconut
  • 1 cup miniature marshmallows
  • Maraschino cherries and additional marshmallows for garnish optional

Instructions

  • In a large bowl combine the drained pineapple and the pudding mix. Stir to coat. Add Cool Whip and stir to coat. Add coconut and marshmallows; stir to combine.
  • If you like, decorate top with cherries and marshmallows. Chill for at least an hour before serving.

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Nutrition

Serving: 0.5cup | Calories: 152kcal | Carbohydrates: 33g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 2g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 2mg | Sodium: 204mg | Potassium: 122mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 29g | Vitamin A: 1.2% | Vitamin C: 8.1% | Calcium: 2.8% | Iron: 1.5%