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Easy Watergate Salad

If you love a sweet salad filled with pineapple, marshmallows, Cool Whip, and pistachio pudding, then this Easy Watergate Salad is just perfect! A deliciously cool and creamy addition to any dinner plate, this salad is impressive yet very quick and easy.
Prep Time10 mins
Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Servings: 8
Author: Jill


  • 3.4 ounce package instant pistachio pudding mix
  • 20 ounce can crushed pineapple not drained
  • 2 cups mini marshmallows
  • 1/2 cup pecans chopped
  • 8 ounce container Cool Whip thawed


  • Start by mixing together the dry pudding mix, crushed pineapple, mini marshmallows, and chopped pecans. 
  • Next, fold in the thawed Cool Whip until well combined.
  • Chill the watergate salad until you're ready to serve.