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Cranberry Gelatin Salad Mold

 Cranberry Gelatin Salad Mold
"Cranberries add tang to this whipped gelatin salad," comments field editor Bobbie Talbott of Veneta, Oregon.
10-12 ServingsPrep: 20 min. + chilling

Ingredients

  • 1 package (12 ounces) cranberries
  • 3/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons sugar, divided
  • 1-1/2 cups water, divided
  • 3/4 cup pineapple tidbits, drained
  • 1 medium tart apple, peeled and diced
  • 1/4 cup chopped walnuts
  • 1 envelope unflavored gelatin
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon grated lemon peel

Directions

  • In a saucepan, combine the cranberries, 3/4 cup sugar and 1/2 cup
  • water. Bring to a boil; boil for 3-4 minutes or until berries pop.
  • Remove from the heat; stir in pineapple, apple and nuts. Chill until
  • cooled.
  • Place gelatin and remaining water in another saucepan; let stand for
  • 1 minute. Add salt and remaining sugar; cook and stir over low heat
  • until dissolved. Remove from the heat; stir in the mayonnaise, lemon
  • juice and peel.
  • Transfer to a bowl; chill until partially set, about 1 hour. Beat
  • until fluffy. Fold in cranberry mixture. Pour into a 6-cup mold
  • coated with cooking spray. Chill until firm, about 8 hours. Yield:

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Cranberry Gelatin Salad Mold (continued)

Directions (continued)

  • 10-12 servings.