Like No One Else's Fruit Salad Dressing Recipe -
Like No One Else's Fruit Salad Dressing Recipe
  • READY IN 20 mins

Like No One Else's Fruit Salad Dressing

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"This 'secret' recipe has been in the family for years. If you promise not to tell, I will share it with you! The ingredients may sound strange and at the beginning it smells kind of funny, but just you wait!!! Wow, is it good!"

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Original recipe makes 1 quart Change Servings
  • PREP

    10 mins
  • COOK

    10 mins

    20 mins


  1. On top of a double boiler, beat together the egg yolks, vinegar, sugar, mustard and salt. Cook over medium heat until mixture becomes thick. Remove from heat. Add the marshmallows to the mixture and stir until dissolved.
  2. Whip 1/2 pint of the whipping cream until soft peaks form, and then fold it into the cooked ingredients. If mixture is too thick, thin it by adding a little cream or fruit juice. Add to your favorite fruit salad and use enough dressing to make it the consistency you desire.
  3. Store dressing, tightly covered, in the refrigerator for a week or so.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Sep 16, 2003

Wonderfully different dressing recipe. If you're tired of the same old yogurt, mayo, or whipping cream dressings, you have to try this! Great recipe, Sheila!

Most Helpful Critical Review
Apr 29, 2003

Wow! My tastes must sure be different, because I didn't care for this at all. All I could taste was vinegary mustard. I won't be making this again.


6 Ratings

Jun 04, 2003

This is absolutly delicious. All my friends beg me for the recipe. I'ts true, it is like no one else's and it is great! Makes my fruit salad extra special.

Jan 22, 2003

This is a wonderful dressing for fruit salad. A real change from yogert or mayo. We found it to be delicious.

Mar 10, 2003

I have been looking for this receipe for years. My dear neighbor used to make it, but I didn't get her receipe before she passed away. I knew the ingrediates but not how to put it together. THANK YOU, my husband and brother ask for it every Thanksgiving & Christmas. They always fuss because I didn't make it more often. Now that I have the directions again, I WILL!!! THANKS AGAIN!!

Aug 15, 2013

I was so intrigued by the different ingredients in this that I had to give it a try. It definitely would fall into a "non-traditional" category. Glad I tried it, and I may make again, but can't say that it's my favorite dressing for fruit salad (DH and I were in agreement on that).


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  • Calories
  • 125 kcal
  • 6%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 10.6 g
  • 3%
  • Cholesterol
  • 95 mg
  • 32%
  • Fat
  • 8.8 g
  • 14%
  • Fiber
  • 0 g
  • < 1%
  • Protein
  • 1.5 g
  • 3%
  • Sodium
  • 115 mg
  • 5%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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