Aunt Mary Jane's Cranberry Salad
"A Holiday Treat"Serves 6-8 | Prep Time 20 minutes | Cook Time A few hours for the jello to set up.
Why I Love This Recipe
Holiday meals simply are not complete without this salad.
Ingredients You'll Need
#2 can crushed pineapple - with juice
2 small boxes of cherry jello
1/3 cup sugar
2 cups hot water
1/2 cup cold water
2 TBS lemon juice
1 pkg cranberries
1 small orange
1 cup finely chopped celery
1/2 cup chopped walnuts
Mix jello and sugar. Add hot water and stir until sugar is dissolved.
Add cold water, lemon juice and pinapple with it's juice. (btw, fresh pineapple doesn't really work here).
Put into the refrigerator and let sit until soupy.
Chop cranberries and the whole orange - rind and all. I use the cusinart.
Add to jello along with the celery and nuts.
Chill until firm.