Grape Salad

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Grape Salad

In Jamie’s Kitchen brings a taste of nostalgia to your home with a delightful recipe that harks back to the days of office celebrations and breakroom gatherings – Grape Salad. Packed with the sweet juiciness of green and red grapes, the crunch of walnuts, the creamy goodness of cream cheese and Greek yogurt, and the whimsical touch of maraschino cherries, this grape salad is a true office party classic.


Grape Salad, a Good Time Staple!

Back in the 8-5 grind of office life, we often marked special occasions with shared moments in the breakroom, and Grape Salad was a frequent star of these gatherings. If my memory serves me right, it was Vivian who regularly brought this delectable dish, becoming synonymous with celebrations and good times.

Today, I’m excited to share this cherished Grape Salad recipe with you. Perfect for any season, it has a unique twist – during Halloween, I’ve affectionately named it Gooey Eyeball Salad. Imagine the colorful burst of grapes and cherries, creating a playful and delicious treat that’s not only festive but also a crowd-pleaser.


Ingredients for Grape Salad

  • 2lbs of green + red grapes
  • 1 jar maraschino cherries, drained
  • 1 8oz block cream cheese, softened
  • 1/2 cup plain Greek yogurt
  • 1tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts


  1. Wash and dry grapes and add to a bowl with the cherries (drained)
  2. In a separate bowl, combine cream cheese, yogurt, and vanilla
  3. Mix the cheese/yogurt with the grapes
  4. Top with brown sugar and walnuts
  5. Store in the refrigerator and serve cold


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Celebrate with Nostalgic Grape Salad

This Grape Salad is crafted without sour cream, opting for the luscious combination of cream cheese and Greek yogurt for a creamy yet lighter texture. It’s a versatile dish that can be enjoyed year-round, bringing a burst of fruity freshness to your table.

Join me as we recreate the magic of office celebrations with this Grape Salad recipe, a delightful ensemble of flavors and memories. Whether you’re looking for grape salad recipes, a grape salad without sour cream, or a grape salad with yogurt, this recipe checks all the boxes. Get ready to indulge in a nostalgic culinary experience that’s as sweet as those cherished office celebrations – let’s dive into the world of Grape Salad perfection!

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Grape Salad

AKA Gooey Eyeball Salad (Halloween)
Course Side Dish


  • 2 lbs Green + Red Grapes
  • 1 jar Maraschino Cherries drained
  • 1 8 oz Block Cream Cheese softened
  • 1/2 cup plain Greek yogurt
  • 1 tsp Vanilla Extract
  • 1/4 cup Brown Sugar
  • 1/2 cup Chopped Walnuts


  • Wash and dry grapes and add to a bowl with the cherries (drained)
  • In a separate bowl, combine cream cheese, yogurt, and vanilla
  • Mix the cheese/yogurt with the grapes
  • Top with brown sugar and walnuts
  • Store in the refrigerator and serve cold
Keyword Fruit Salad, Grapes, Party Favorite, Salad


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