This new spin on a traditional pistachio salad recipe makes the perfect Memorial Day or 4th of July treat! Check out this Red, White & Blue Watergate "Ambrosia" Salad recipe!

Red White & Blue Watergate Salad


  • 2 1/2 cups crushed pineapple with juice
  • 1 3.4 oz box of instant vanilla pudding
  • 12 oz cottage cheese, small curd
  • 1 mini marshmallows
  • 1 cup strawberries, hulled and diced into small pieces
  • 1 cup blueberries
  • 1 1/2 cups thawed Cool Whip


  1. In a medium bowl, stir together pineapple, juice and vanilla pudding until combined.
  2. Add in cottage cheese and stir.
  3. Add in mini marshmallows and fruit, gently combine.
  4. Gently fold in Cool Whip.
  5. Chill for 1 hour before serving.