From Lois Nixon of Cary. Frog Eye Salad … p.s. an 8-oz container of Cool Whip can be substituted for the whipping cream and sugar with little change in flavor. ), good blog friends! FROG EYE SALAD. I did make another jello salad too. Make sure that your cream cheese layer is completely sealing up the edges of you pan. and I confessed my hatred of Frog Eye salad to him. Combine sugar, flour and salt. Maybe I did something wrong but this was absolutely awful. 1 (16-ounce-package) Acini di Pepe pasta. This is also frog eye salad without eggs. It is so-named because it’s made with tiny, round acini di pepe pasta and some combination of mandarin … In large bowl, add reserved juice, milk, sugar and pudding mix; beat with whisk or electric mixer until well blended, about 1 to 2 minutes. You don't want your jello soaking down into the pretzel. p.s.s. I didn't take any, but some folks did. Allrecipes is part of the Meredith Food Group. It took me 18 months, but I finally figured out how to make a fabulous frog eye without gluten! salt 1 3/4 c. pineapple juice (from reserved) 2 eggs, beaten 1 tbsp. No gift befits the food-obsessed people in your life like a cookbook. Classic frog-eye salad makes a custard-like pudding sauce out of eggs and flour. It should be called Raspberry Jello Goodness On Top Of A No Bake Cheesecake Filling On Top Of A Pretzel Cookie Crust. I also added blueberries grapes and sliced bananas(just before serving). For the best texture, cook until al dente, about 6 minutes in boiling, salted … Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. It's delicious. I had to read the box. Today’s top headlines. Amount is based on available nutrient data. The good jello salad is just called Pretzel Salad, but that title doesn't give you the full effect. Children like it as long as you use a different name and omit the coconut. Frog eye salad with instant pudding makes this one of those easy potluck salads. A lot easier. Anyway, I didnt even know how to make Jello. I have made this recipe numerous times (minus the coconut). FROG'S EYE SALAD : 1 c. sugar 2 tbsp. Don't let a dislike of non dairy topping prevent you from trying this. An acini di pepe (or couscous) pasta salad with coconut, pineapple, Mandarin oranges, and marshmallows. You can use blackberries, or strawberries too. I have tons of raspberries from my garden so I used about 1/2 gallon of berries. Want to chic up this classic dessert salad? It’s one of those cold creamy salad recipes with a sweet pop of flavor and enough fruit to make it one of the best Easter … You took one for the team. Drain juice from pineapple chunks, reserving ¼ cup. He told my mom. Frog eye salad is like the dessert salad rendition of classic nostalgia. Everyone always loves this creamy, fluffy Frog Eye Salad made with acini de pepe, pineapple, coconut, mandarin oranges, marshmallows, and bananas. I don't like them because they get soggy and sticky. I find that it has a much better texture if you make sure that the pasta, fruit and egg mixture are VERY cold before adding the whipped topping. Cook 1 cup acini de pepe (pasta) in 3 to 4 cups water and 1/2 teaspoon salt. Ingredients included in this recipe are (16 oz.) The only change I make is, I boil the pasta in pineapple juice, this helps with the blandness of the pasta. Is Jello really a dessert? 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour. By Candace Braun Davison. So I committed to make it. 2 (20 ounce) cans pineapple … Should have guessed. Combine the Jello and water and stir until gelatin is dissolved. Next time your asked to bring Jello, bring the Pretzel Salad. This yummy pasta and fruit salad is made with Acini de Pepe pasta (the “frog eyes”), pineapple juice and tidbits, mandarin orange slices, and marshmallows. You just say what we all are thinking. Most frog eye salads call for mini marshmallows. But it is GREAT. We’ve simplified the recipe, while delivering all the same delicious flavor you’d find in the traditional version. The only negative thing I can say is that I can't stop eating it and I make myself sick on it! Might I make a suggestion. Yuck. However it is very addictive. Frog-eye salad is likely named because it contains cooled acini de pepe, a bulbous pasta that's a lot like pearl couscous or pastina, which some might say looks like the creature's eyeballs. Fold in the Cool Whip. When done, rinse under cold water in strainer. Bake in a 350'F oven for about 10 mins. Frog Eye Salad. Drain juice from pineapple chunks, reserving 1/4 cup. Mmmmm. If you can find them use the pastel colored marshmallows for added color. Frog Eye Salad Recipe. Make the pasta and the egg mixture first. Anyway I made the salad. What is Frog Eye Salad?? Toss and serve. lemon juice 1 (16 oz.) It's a family favorite that has been in our family for years, and is sure to please! In the meantime dump all your fruits together in a bowl and put them in the fridge as well. And in my branch that seems to be all the old laddies bring. Makes a great difference. Dreamed up by Victor Hirtzler, the head chef at San Francisco’s historic St. Francis … Truth be told I just don't do well at those kind of salads. all-purpose flour Cook, stirring constantly, until thickened. In a sauce pan, combine sugar, flour, 1/2 teaspoon salt, pineapple juice and eggs. This guide to cooking roast beef will help you create a flavorful, moist, and tender roast.