Cottage Cheese Salad

Pat Duran


Recipe of a dear friend. Alice McKean. Recipe of the 50's.
Cottage cheese, Mandarin oranges, pineapple and Jell-O.


★★★★★ 3 votes

8-10 servings
10 Min


  • 8 oz
    cottage cheese
  • 8 oz
    carton thawed cool whip
  • 11 oz
    can mandarin oranges, drained
  • 16 oz
    can pineapple chunks, drained
  • 3 oz
    package orange-pineapple jell-o, use dry

How to Make Cottage Cheese Salad


  1. Add the first 4 ingredients in a medium bowl with the dry jell-o sprinkled over all and mix well. Chill for at least 1 hour.

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About Cottage Cheese Salad

Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American

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