Classic Watergate Salad
Recipe type: Dessert
Cuisine: American
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Serves: 6-8
A simple, quick and easy three ingredient dessert.
  • 1 small pkg. (3.4 oz.) Pistachio pudding
  • 1 (20 oz.) can crushed pineapples in juice, undrained
  • 1 (12 oz) container of whipped topping, preferably Cool Whip
  • ¼ cup chopped pecans for topping
  1. Mix all ingredients, except pecans, together. Folding works better than stirring to mix the pudding into the cool whip.
  2. Top with chopped pecans prior to serving.
  3. Store in refrigerator for at least one hour prior to serving.
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