Original Watergate recipes from the 70's~Lore: These recipes became popular during the Watergate Scandal of the 70's and it's easy to say it's because it was full of fruit, marshmallows, and nuts.                circa approximately 1975 as I am not sure when I cut it from paper.

Original Watergate recipes from the 70's~Lore: These recipes became popular during the Watergate Scandal of the 70's and it's easy to say it's because it was full of fruit, marshmallows, and nuts. circa approximately 1975 as I am not sure when I cut it from paper.

Watergate Salad: I can (20oz.) crushed pineapple in juice, undrained, 1 pkg. (3.4 oz) jello pistachio instant pudding, 1 cup marshmallows, 1/2 cup chopped pecans, 1 1/2 cups thawed cool whip. mix 1st 4 ingredients in large bowl. Stir in cool whip and refrigerate at least 1 hour before serving

Watergate Salad

Watergate Salad: I can (20oz.) crushed pineapple in juice, undrained, 1 pkg. (3.4 oz) jello pistachio instant pudding, 1 cup marshmallows, 1/2 cup chopped pecans, 1 1/2 cups thawed cool whip. mix 1st 4 ingredients in large bowl. Stir in cool whip and refrigerate at least 1 hour before serving

Reminiscent of the popular Watergate Cake, this Coconut and Pistachio Pudding Cake is not only pretty, but tasty as well! Moist and flavorful, this coconut and pistachio cake is topped with a creamy pistachio cream cheese frosting which takes it a step up from the traditional cake.

Coconut and Pistachio Pudding Cake

Reminiscent of the popular Watergate Cake, this Coconut and Pistachio Pudding Cake is not only pretty, but tasty as well! Moist and flavorful, this coconut and pistachio cake is topped with a creamy pistachio cream cheese frosting which takes it a step up from the traditional cake.

Watergate Cake Recipe

Watergate Cake

Watergate Cake Recipe

This Watergate Bundt Cake is nutty and moist thanks to pistachio pudding and pecans. Topped with a sweet, light whipped cream topping and coconut, this cake has it ALL!

Watergate Bundt Cake

This Watergate Bundt Cake is nutty and moist thanks to pistachio pudding and pecans. Topped with a sweet, light whipped cream topping and coconut, this cake has it ALL!

Easy, four ingredient, Pistachio Fluff Salad. Perfect for potlucks and bbq's! We used to call this Watergate Salad. It is still a favorite of our son.

Pistachio Fluff Salad

Easy, four ingredient, Pistachio Fluff Salad. Perfect for potlucks and bbq's! We used to call this Watergate Salad. It is still a favorite of our son.

Old fashioned Watergate salad - one of my favorites! Momma makes it with marshmallow creme and decorates it with cherries.

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Old fashioned Watergate salad - one of my favorites! Momma makes it with marshmallow creme and decorates it with cherries.

Pistachio Cake {like Watergate Salad made into a cake!}

Pistachio Cake

Pistachio Cake {like Watergate Salad made into a cake!}

Oh my gosh, this is the BEST!! My grandma always made this and now my mom does. Guess I'll have to start making it too because it just rocks! It's called Pineapple Dream Dessert. Yum!

Pineapple Dream Dessert

Oh my gosh, this is the BEST!! My grandma always made this and now my mom does. Guess I'll have to start making it too because it just rocks! It's called Pineapple Dream Dessert. Yum!

Ambrosia is a creamy fruit salad loaded with pineapple, mandarin oranges, coconut and miniature fruit-flavored marshmallows.

Ambrosia Salad

Ambrosia is a creamy fruit salad loaded with pineapple, mandarin oranges, coconut and miniature fruit-flavored marshmallows.

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