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quickie salad

★★★★★ 1
a recipe by
Jen Tipton
Topeka, KS

This is a delicious light salad to serve at any time of year and can be made into so many variations. It is a flexible side item that can be a hit at family or social gatherings.

★★★★★ 1
serves 16-18
prep time 20 Min
cook time 2 Hr

Ingredients For quickie salad

  • 1
    8 ounce container of cottage cheese
  • 1
    large box any flavor jello (your choice) or two small
  • 1 can
    crushed pineapple
  • 1
    large container of cool whip or two small

How To Make quickie salad

  • 1
    Use a large bowl with a lid. Drain off the juice from the canned fruit. Pour cottage cheese, canned fruit, and jello into the bowl and mix together until well blended.
  • 2
    Fold in cool whip until well blended. Use gentle folding motion (my husband whips it together also and still gets good results as well).
  • 3
    Chill up to two hours. Serve cold.
  • 4
    Try other combinations using different fruits and jello flavors for variety.