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Creamy Blueberry Gelatin Salad Recipe

Creamy Blueberry Gelatin Salad Recipe

Plump blueberries and a fluffy topping star in this pretty, refreshing salad. My mom's blueberry salad was served at every holiday and celebration. Now, my grandchildren look forward to sampling it at holidays. —Sharon Hoefert, Greendale, Wisconsin
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 30 min. + chilling YIELD:12-15 servings

Ingredients

  • 2 packages (3 ounces each) grape gelatin
  • 2 cups boiling water
  • 1 can (21 ounces) blueberry pie filling
  • 1 can (20 ounces) unsweetened crushed pineapple, undrained
  • TOPPING:
  • 1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened
  • 1 cup (8 ounces) sour cream
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts

Directions

  • 1. In a large bowl, dissolve gelatin in boiling water. Cool for 10 minutes. Stir in pie filling and pineapple until blended. Transfer to a 13x9-in. dish. Cover and refrigerate until partially set, about 1 hour.
  • 2. For topping, in a small bowl, combine the cream cheese, sour cream, sugar and vanilla. Carefully spread over gelatin; sprinkle with walnuts. Cover and refrigerate until firm. Yield: 12-15 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 piece: 221 calories, 10g fat (5g saturated fat), 27mg cholesterol, 76mg sodium, 29g carbohydrate (26g sugars, 1g fiber), 4g protein.

Reviews for Creamy Blueberry Gelatin Salad

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cookiemouse User ID: 3900007 248122
Reviewed May. 12, 2016

"I like the concept but it was just too sweet."

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Claudi0 User ID: 6291954 248101
Reviewed May. 11, 2016

"Makes more sense to me to use "blueberry flavor Jello gelatin" rather than grape. I also use the blueberry Jello to make icing for blueberry cakes.....much better than grape for these applications."

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jeanieandjan User ID: 904728 236093
Reviewed Nov. 1, 2015

"I have been bringing this salad to family get together's since the early 70's when this recipe first came out..it's a winner"

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dldressler User ID: 5182336 229977
Reviewed Jul. 22, 2015

"Have made this jello for years using sugar-free raspberry jello. It is always a big hit!"

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justmama52 User ID: 8109067 229485
Reviewed Jul. 13, 2015

"It was okay. Too sweet. I probably won't make it again."

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jgbex1 User ID: 5795516 224201
Reviewed Apr. 5, 2015

"Loved the topping. The jello salad was way to sweet for me."

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rllewis7 User ID: 7124309 223399
Reviewed Mar. 23, 2015

"This salad is a family favorite! It makes a great potluck dish, perfect for holidays and celebrations."

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Joscy User ID: 2694585 96877
Reviewed Jul. 1, 2013

"Making 2 of these salads: one blueberry, other using red raspberry jello and pie filling. For a high school graduation party. School colors are red and black, hence blueberry. Ought to be a hit, ya think? K."

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Joscy User ID: 2694585 125461
Reviewed Sep. 1, 2012

"Again making this wonderfulloy delicious salad, using raspberry jello/red raspberry pie filling. Wish there were more than *5* stars to rate this by. This dish deserves at least **10 stars**!!"

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Joscy User ID: 2694585 103804
Reviewed May. 12, 2012

"Making tis wonderful salad for Mother's Day. Changing things a bit, though. Will use raspberry gelatin as well as raspberry pie filling. Looking forward to serving this for dessert. Red ~~ true color of love!!!"

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tootlissie User ID: 222390 95584
Reviewed Jan. 14, 2012

"This is one of those jello salads that people are amazed at. I've been making it since 2008."

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aaeschliman User ID: 1518867 164477
Reviewed Nov. 25, 2011

"Tried using the berry blue jello & didn't care for it. I'm making it again with grape jello to see if like it better."

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qgal User ID: 6058319 77276
Reviewed Oct. 22, 2011

"absolutely the best !"

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Uzzagirl User ID: 2760183 95583
Reviewed Jul. 22, 2010

"We are making this recipe to feed 200 people for our campmeeting. So easy to make and absolutely delicious and refreshing. Kids like it, too. Could be made low fat as well for diabetics with a few simple changes"

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maddiejune User ID: 1202034 77275
Reviewed Jun. 10, 2010

"Served this at a "girls only" luncheon and it was a hit. So good and so easy."

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chume User ID: 2038218 169765
Reviewed Apr. 29, 2009

"This is a great salad I used mixed berry gelatin instead of the grape every one loved it!"

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PurplePlum1 User ID: 709001 95419
Reviewed Apr. 11, 2009

"Sooo delish...and simple to make, too. It's always a hit at any party. Thanks for the recipe...."

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DaniCalifornia User ID: 2091154 151851
Reviewed Nov. 25, 2008

"This is so delish and I can't wait to make it for Thanksgiving again this year."

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Joscy User ID: 2694585 208855
Reviewed Nov. 22, 2008 Edited May. 12, 2012

"This salad is delicious. Took to a picnic this past summer where it received raves. Am planning to make for both Thanksgiving and Christmas. Thank you for sharing!"

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jules.i.m User ID: 1847310 208854
Reviewed May. 28, 2008

"This is a great recipe. A nice and flavorful gelatin dessert. People of all ages enjoy the combination."

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