Orange Dreamsicle Salad

This orange dreamsicle salad is a sticky sweet treat that tastes just like summertime! It’s a quick, simple mandarin orange salad with Cool Whip and vanilla pudding.


1 box orange Jell-O

1 box instant vanilla pudding

1 cup boiling water

1/2 cup cold water

1 Cool Whip 8 oz.

1 can mandarin oranges 14 oz. , drained

1 cup mini marshmallows




In a large bowl combine orange Jell-O and boiling water.
Whisk until Jell-o is dissolved.
Add cold water and allow to chill for 15 minutes in refrigerator.
Slowly whisk in vanilla pudding mix until smooth and chill for another 15-20 minutes or until it becomes slightly thickened.
Fold in Cool Whip, mandarin oranges and marshmallows.


Recipe Notes:

  • For added texture and crunch, you can also include chopped nuts such as pecans or almonds.
  • If you prefer a lighter version of this dessert, you can use sugar-free instant vanilla pudding mix and light whipped topping.
  • Feel free to customize this recipe by adding your favorite fruits such as strawberries, bananas, or kiwi.



Nutrition Information: Note: Nutrition information is approximate and may vary based on specific ingredients used.

  • Serving Size: 1 cup
  • Calories: 180
  • Total Fat: 6g
  • Saturated Fat: 4g
  • Cholesterol: 0mg
  • Sodium: 105mg
  • Total Carbohydrates: 30g
  • Dietary Fiber: 2g
  • Sugars: 24g
  • Protein: 1g



Conclusion: The Orange Dreamsicle Salad is a delightful fusion of flavors and textures that will leave you craving more. With its vibrant colors and refreshing taste, it’s the perfect dessert for any occasion. Whether you’re serving it at a summer picnic or enjoying it as a midday snack, this recipe is sure to brighten your day and satisfy your sweet tooth. Give it a try and experience the blissful indulgence of this citrusy treat!

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