Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Acini De Pepe Salad


Acini De Peppe Salad

Combine and cook over medium heat, stirring constantly until thick and cooling completely:
1 cup sugar
2 Tablespoons flour
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 3/4 cups pineapple juice
3 egg yolks, beaten

Boil 1 3/4 cup Acini macaroni in boiling water 5-8 minutes.  (Until tender)  Blanch and cool.  Place in a large bowl.  Add cooked mixture and seal.  Let set overnight in refrigerator.  Mix and add to other ingredients the next morning:
3 cans mandarin oranges
4 cans pineapple tidbits
2 medium bowls of cool whip
My family loves this salad!  It is definitely a family tradition.  This is the 1st time I have placed raspberries on top.  We did it for the picture for some color.  They did taste good too!
Enjoy!!

7 comments:

  1. It is tiny little macaroni balls. You find it in the macaroni section of your grocery store. However, this does not taste like a macaroni salad. It is a very refreshing fruit salad. This is my favorite salad in the whole world!! Acini is kind of a specialty so if you can't see it right off ask your store manager. It is worth finding!
    Thanks for stopping by!

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  2. This sounds like it would be so refreshing! Thanks so much for linking up to All My Bloggy Friends!

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  3. this looks sooo good. Thanks for sharing it at my Blog Hop today.
    Angel @ sewcraftyangel.blogspot.com

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  4. Hi! Your blog is awesome! I found you on Sew Crafty Angel! I'm a new follower and would like to provide a link to my blog!! I'm a brand new blogger and hoping you can follow me at http://mybutterflyhaus.blogspot.com

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  5. This is so delicious! My sister learned to make it when she married her italian husband and though I got the recipe, I've never made it! I just remember how amazing it tastes!

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  6. Your recipe sound great......Thank you for sharing with the Clever Chicks Blog Hop this week; I hope you’ll join us again!


    Cheers,
    Kathy Shea Mormino

    The Chicken Chick

    http://www.The-Chicken-Chick.com


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