Ruby Gelatin Salad
I remember when I was a child that my older siblings and I didn't care for cranberry sauce. So every Thanksgiving, Mom would fix this gelatin salad just for us, and we would devour it.
Total TimePrep: 10 min. + chilling
- 1 package (3 ounces) cherry gelatin
- 1 cup boiling water
- 1 cup orange juice
- 1 cup diced peeled apple
- 1 cup chopped celery
- 1/2 cup chopped walnuts
- In a bowl, dissolve gelatin in water. Add orange juice; refrigerate until partially set. Stir in apple, celery and walnuts. Refrigerate until firm.
Nutrition Facts1/2 cup: 72 calories, 5g fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 13mg sodium, 7g carbohydrate (0 sugars, 0 fiber), 2g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 fat, 1/2 fruit.
Originally published as Ruby Gelatin Salad in Country Extra November 1998