Orange Fluff is a classic recipe that everyone loves. It’s packed with whipped topping, mandarin oranges, Jello and more. It’s a delicious combination with the best flavor.

Orange Fluff in a cup with a spoon.
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Orange Fluff is a creamy mixture of a few simple ingredients. It is perfect as a side dish or a dessert.

I make this all the time for potlucks and holidays. It’s a staple at Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas. This Orange Creamsicle Fluff, Cherry Fluff and Pineapple Fluff Recipe always disappear fast when I take it anywhere. Easy No Bake recipes are perfect for busy moms.

What is Orange Fluff?

It is a sweet and creamy recipe with simple and inexpensive ingredients. The cool whip helps to give it the fluffy texture. The pudding makes it creamy and the fruit adds the perfect amount of flavor.

The pretty orange color is from the jello-mix. It’s so pretty and delicious! The kids also love these Marshmallow Fluff Recipes.


Ingredients for orange fluff- mini marshmallows, oranges, pineapple, whipped cream, pudding.
  • Orange Jell-O Mix
  • Instant Vanilla Pudding Mix
  • Whipped Topping
  • Mandarin Oranges
  • Crushed Pineapple
  • Mini Marshmallows

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Variations and Additions

  • Jello. Try other flavors of jello such as pineapple jello, strawberry jello, peach jello and raspberry jello.
  • Fruit. More great options include fresh raspberries, fruit cocktail, pears and more.

Step by step instructions

Bowl with water and jell-o.

Step 1. Combine the Orange Jello-O in boiling water.

Bowl with jello-mixture.

Step 2. Add the cold water and place in the fridge for 20 minutes.

Pudding mix in bowl with Jello.

Step 3. Take the bowl out of the refrigerator. Stir in the Instant pudding mix.  Then refrigerate for another 15-20 minutes.

Whipped cream folded into mixture.

Step 4. Next, fold in the whipped topping until fully combined. Also, add the oranges, pineapple and marshmallows into the dessert salad.

Bowl of orange fluff ready to be refrigerated.

Step 5. Cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate for at least 2 hours.

Cup of orange fluff.

Step 6. Place into individual cups if desired and serve.

Cup or orange fluff ready to serve.

Frequently Asked Questions

How to store leftovers?

Place in the fridge covered.

How long will Orange Fluff last?

It lasts 3 to 4 days if stored properly.

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Orange Fluff

5 from 4 votes
Orange Fluff is a classic recipe that everyone loves. It's packed with whipped topping, mandarin oranges, Jello and more. It's a delicious combination with the best flavor.
Prep Time 40 minutes
Refrigerate 2 hours
Total Time 2 hours 40 minutes
Servings 8
Cuisine American
Course Dessert
Calories 361


  • 1 pkg Orange Jell-O Mix 3 ounces
  • 1 pkg Instant Vanilla Pudding Mix 3.4 ounces
  • 1 cup Hot water
  • 1/2 cup Cold Water
  • 8 ounces Whipped Topping thawed
  • 2 cans Mandarin Oranges drained, 15 ounces each
  • 1 can Crushed Pineapple 20 ounces, well drained
  • 1 bag Mini Marshmallows 10 ounces
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  • In a large bowl, whisk together the Orange Jell-O mix and boiling water until well combined.  Stir in the cold water and refrigerate for 15-20 minutes to thicken slightly.
  • Remove from the refrigerator and stir in the Instant vanilla pudding.  Refrigerate for 15-20 more minutes.
  • Remove from the refrigerator and stir in the whipped topping until fully combined.
  • Stir in the oranges, crushed pineapple and mini marshmallows.
  • Cover and refrigerate for at least 2 hours before serving.
  • Serve cold and enjoy!

Recipe Notes

Refrigerate leftovers, covered, for up to 3-4 days.

Nutrition Facts

Calories 361kcal, Carbohydrates 82g, Protein 4g, Fat 4g, Saturated Fat 3g, Polyunsaturated Fat 0.2g, Monounsaturated Fat 0.3g, Cholesterol 1mg, Sodium 177mg, Potassium 298mg, Fiber 3g, Sugar 67g, Vitamin A 780IU, Vitamin C 35mg, Calcium 73mg, Iron 0.5mg

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