Creamy Pistachio Fluff Salad: The Easiest (and Most Delicious) Easter Dessert

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Spring is in the air, and Easter is just around the corner! This year, ditch the stress of complicated desserts and whip up this Creamy Pistachio Fluff Salad instead. It’s so easy to make, it practically makes itself (seriously, it only takes 5 minutes!), and it’s guaranteed to be a crowd-pleaser.

This delightful dessert is bursting with flavor and texture. The creamy pistachio pudding base is studded with juicy pineapple chunks, pillowy marshmallows, and crunchy chopped pistachios. It’s the perfect combination of sweet, refreshing, and oh-so-satisfying.

Here’s what you’ll need:

  • 1 (3.4-ounce) package instant pistachio pudding mix
  • 1 (20-ounce) can crushed pineapple (undrained)
  • 1 (12-ounce) container frozen whipped topping, thawed
  • 1 cup chopped pistachios
  • 1 cup miniature marshmallows

Making it is a breeze:

Whip Up the Creamy Base

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  1. In a large bowl, whisk together the instant pistachio pudding mix and the crushed pineapple (including the juice!). Make sure the pudding mix is well combined with the pineapple juice, so it forms a smooth and creamy base.

Fold in the Goodness

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  1. Gently fold in the thawed whipped topping and the miniature marshmallows. Be careful not to overmix, as you want to keep the fluff light and airy.

Top it Off with a Pistachio Punch

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  1. Finally, fold in the chopped pistachios. These add a delightful crunch and a vibrant pop of green color to your salad.

Chill and Enjoy!

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  1. Cover the bowl and refrigerate for at least 2 hours, or until chilled and set.

Tips for a Stellar Salad:

  • For an extra pop of flavor, use fresh chopped pistachios instead of pre-chopped ones.
  • If you don’t have whipped topping, you can use homemade whipped cream instead.
  • Feel free to experiment with other fruits! Chopped grapes, mandarin oranges, or even diced strawberries would be delicious additions.
  • Get creative with your presentation! Serve the salad in individual bowls or a decorative trifle dish. Top it with maraschino cherries, a sprig of mint, or a sprinkle of chopped pistachios for an extra touch of elegance.

This Creamy Pistachio Fluff Salad is the perfect way to end your Easter feast on a light and refreshing note. It’s simple to make, incredibly delicious, and sure to be a hit with everyone at the table. So ditch the stress and whip up this delightful dessert for a truly special Easter celebration!

Ann Shrott

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