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“Not a lot of people seem to be using the ol' standard canned fruit cocktail, but here's a tasty sauce that was found in the 1967 cookbook 'so good with FRUIT' from Better Homes and Gardens. Preparation time does not include the time it takes to chill.”
READY IN:
10mins
SERVES:
14
YIELD:
3 1/2 cups
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 2 (15 ounce) cans fruit cocktail
  • 14 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 tablespoon cornstarch
  • 14 teaspoon salt
  • 14 cup water
  • 1 (3 ounce) can frozen orange juice concentrate, thawed
  • 14 cup pecans, coarsly chopped

Directions

  1. Drain fruit cocktail, reserving syrup.
  2. In saucepan, combine sugar, cornstarch & salt.
  3. Blend in water, then add syrup & juice concentrate.
  4. Cook & stir until mixture thickens & boils.
  5. Add fruit, then chill.
  6. Stir in pecans before serving over ice cream.

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