― Everyone has their own twist on this Classic 24 Hour Fruit Salad. I have seen this recipe made in so many ways, with so many different ingredients. I remember growing up in the 60's, this was my Father's favorite. My Mother served this salad every Thanksgiving and Christmas, and I have carried out the tradition. ∙ My Mother's recipe called for a homemade whip cream dressing using eggs, sugar and whip cream, but over the years, she modified it to just whip cream and occasionally [...].