1 can (11 ounces) mandarin oranges, drained
1 can (8 ounces) pineapple chunks, drained
1 cup green grapes, halved
1 cup miniature marshmallows
½ cup flaked coconut, can be toasted, depending on preference
½ cup pecan pieces, can be omitted, depending on preference
1-1/2 cups whipped topping
Combine all ingredients in a large bowl. Add the whipped topping last and toss to mix well but do not over mix. Cover and refrigerate for a few hours.
About 4 servings but recipe can easily be doubled.
This is a wonderfully easy recipe that uses many ingredients that most people keep as staples in the pantry, which makes it an easy go-to recipe for last-minute dinner plans or a fix-it and forget-it menu item that can be stashed in the refrigerator for that last few hours when you are finishing important cooking.