Summertime Surprise

Connee Sheckler


You may pour into one mold or several individual molds (see photo)

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20 Min
30 Min


envelopes unflavored gelatin
3/4 c
fresh lemon juice
1-1/2 c
boiling water
3/4 c
granulated sugar
1-1/2 c
ricotta cheese
1 c
seedless grapes, chopped
2 c
fresh strawberries, whole or sliced (as desired)

How to Make Summertime Surprise


  • 1In medium-sized metal mixing bowl, let gelatin stand in lemon juice until softened.
  • 2Pour water over; mix until gelatin is completely dissolved.
  • 3Add sugar.
  • 4Force cheese through sieve into bowl; stirring well.
  • 5Chill in refrigerator until mixture starts to thicken.
  • 6Remove from refrigerator; beat with mixer on lowest speed for 5 minutes.
  • 7Fold in grapes.
  • 8Spray a 1-quart ring mold (or several individual molds, if desired) with cooking spray.
  • 9Pour mixture into mold or molds.
  • 10Chill until firm, about 30 minutes.
  • 11Garnish with whole strawberries, as desired.

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About Summertime Surprise

Course/Dish: Other Desserts