I love how fast and yummy this easy Christmas fruit salad recipe is! It’s simple, delicious, perfect for the holidays – so it checks all the boxes. And heaven knows that during the holidays, time is a precious commodity you can’t get too much of. Between all the parties, activities, shopping and decorating it’s hard to find too much time to cook up elaborate Christmas dishes.
Whenever I go to a potluck dinner I always try to find easy Christmas potluck dishes to bring. I’m a big fan of holiday fruit salads, so coming up with this Christmas salad recipe was fun to do and it’s definitely payed off. When it comes to easy Christmas potluck ideas, this one may take the cake. But this Christmas recipe doesn’t only have to be made for potlucks – it’s perfect for any holiday occasion!
Get into the Spirit of the Season with Christmas Fruit Salad!
This is one of those Christmas salad recipes that only requires a few ingredients but still manages to stand out at any party you may go to. Personally, I love the maraschino cherries but if that’s not really your jam you could pick another fruit as a garnish to mix in.
I always find myself drawn toward the creamy fruit salads and this Christmas fruit salad recipe is no exception. If you are short on time and need a quick salad recipe this one is perfect! This Easy Christmas Fruit Salad is a quick go to recipe for me when I’m in a hurry but still want to bring something everyone will enjoy.
For another great Christmas recipe, check out our Layered Christmas Jello!
- 8 oz. can of crushed pineapple, drained
- 2 cups miniature marshmallows
- ¾ cup flaked coconut
- ¼ cup maraschino cherries sliced in half
- 6 oz. of sour cream and cool whip combined. (3 oz. each)
- Mix all ingredients together until well blended.
- Put in refrigerator till cold.
- Serve and enjoy!
- (I would double this recipe for a potluck)