Cranberry Christmas Salad

Cranberry Christmas Salad Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Cindy Romeis

By
@cindyrom

This is a recipe from my Mother-in-Love. Before she passed away, she left a hand-written family recipe book for my husband. This recipe is a family holiday favorite and can be used as a salad, dessert, or snack. It's an easy make-ahead. Even folks who don't like cranberries love this - the apples and topping create a sweetness that balances the tartness from the cranberries. Enjoy!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Serves:
up to 16; depends on slice size
Prep:
10 Min

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

2 - 15oz can(s)
jellied cranberry sauce
3 lg
peeled apples, any variety, grated
1/2 pt
heavy whipping cream
4 Tbsp
powdered sugar
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1/3 c
chopped walnuts
fresh parsley as garnish, if desired
maraschino cherries as garnish, if desired

How to Make Cranberry Christmas Salad

Step-by-Step

  • 1Mix grated apples and cranberry sauce in large bowl and mix well. Place in 8x8 or 9x9 inch pan and put in refrigerator until set.
  • 2Whip the heavy cream. Then add the vanilla, walnuts, and powdered sugar and mix until well blended. Pour on top of cranberry/apple mixture. Garnish with cherries and parsley, if desired. Place in freezer.
  • 3After mixture has set in freezer sufficiently, cut into squares, cover, and keep frozen until time for use. Remove from freezer 10-15 minutes prior to serving.

Printable Recipe Card

About Cranberry Christmas Salad





Leave a Comment

25 No-bake Dessert Recipes That Are Bringing Sexy Back

25 No-Bake Dessert Recipes That Are Bringing Sexy Back

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Not only are these no-bake desserts super easy to make, but these recipes are incredibly tempting and sure to satisfy your cravings!

Pinterest Pass Or Fail: S'more Pie Pops Recipe

Pinterest Pass or Fail: S'More Pie Pops

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Seriously, who doesn't love to eat food from a stick? With warmer weather and outdoor adventures upon us, these S'More Pie Pops from TheGunnySack.com caught our eye. They'd be a...

Food Will Be The Star At Your July 4th Bbq Recipe

Food Will Be the Star at Your July 4th BBQ

Kitchen Crew

Make sure you've made a run for propane or charcoals... Fourth of July is next week! I'm gearing up to host a party. I've pulled together recipes that'll make any...