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.:
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 — Rich with crushed pineapple, pudding, marshmallows and whipped topping, a sweet chilled Watergate salad is always the first to go at the buffet table! You’ll want to add this recipe to your potluck menu!
Dump and Go Watergate Salad - It's called a salad, but this Dump and Go Watergate Salad is really a dessert recipe. Great for taking along to potlucks and picnics during the summer when it's too hot to turn on the oven, this no bake dessert recipe is also a breeze to throw together!