CLassic Fruit Salad with Old Fashioned Sauce

Classic Fruit Salad with Old Fashioned Century Sauce

Bright and colorful fruit salad is complemented by an old fashioned sauce that changes how you enjoy fruit salad!

Course Salad
Cuisine American
Keyword fruit, holiday, picnic
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 6


  • 2 medium green apples diced
  • 1 lb. strawberries diced
  • 1 pt. blueberries
  • 2 bananas sliced
  • 1 C sweetened, shredded coconut
  • 1 C chopped pecans (or walnuts)

Old Fashioned Century Sauce

  • 1 C cream
  • 3/4 C sugar
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla


  1. In a small sauce pan, slowly heat cream and sugar on low heat.  Stir until sugar is dissolved.  Continue to stir frequently as cream heats.  When sauce is thin and begins to simmer, remove from heat.  Add vanilla.  Stir.  Allow to cool.

  2. Toss chopped fruit and nuts in a bowl.  Pour cooled sauce over the top.  Gently toss again.  Serve immediately or cool in fridge up to 30 minutes.