Cranberry Salad

Cranberry Salad Recipe

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My maternal grandmother, Emma Ruth (Carroll, Tipton) Waits, learned this recipe from an 'Extension' agent, in the 1960's, & a 'family tradition' was born...
We have spread it far & wide w/ our marriages, & sharing' w/ friends... guess i'll spread it a bit further...
So delicious, & the most beautiful pink...!
one more note... personal contribution to this recipe has been..... stabilized whipped cream. i do this so that the 'next day' , it doesn't separate into a gloppy mess... still looks good! i use either a product, called 'whip-it' or gelatin got recipe for gelatin from Wilton...


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a holiday crew...
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  • 1 lb
    fresh cranberries
  • 1 pt
    miniature marshmallows
  • 1 pt
    whipping cream
  • 1 can(s)
    15 oz. cruushed pineapple, packed in it's own juice

How to Make Cranberry Salad


  1. Day 1: wash & pick over, cranberries. Grind cranberries, & add 1 c. sugar. mix, & chill.
  2. Day 2:Mix undrained pineapple w/ marshmallows. Chill
  3. Day 3: Prepare whipped cream. Fold all 3 steps together, till blended. Chill.

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About Cranberry Salad

Course/Dish: Salads Fruit Salads
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtag: #Cranberry

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