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fruity wine jello with orange dressing

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Pat Duran
Las Vegas, NV

This is great and refreshing dessert salad served with a lettuce salad with the orange dressing drizzled over all..your taste buds will be dancing even after it is gone. Recipe given to me by one of my New Mexico friends when missioned there.

(1 rating)
yield 6 -8
prep time 10 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For fruity wine jello with orange dressing

  • 6 oz
    pkg. strawberry jello
  • 1 c
    boiling water
  • 3 c
    rose or white wine you can use sparkling apple juice or strawberry soda
  • 1 c
    green grapes,cut in half
  • 1 c
    sliced strawberries
  • 11 oz
    can mandarin oranges, drained
  • your favorite salad greens
  • 1 tsp
    grated orange rind
  • 2 Tbsp
    orange juice
  • 1 c
    dairy sour cream
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 1/4 tsp
    ground ginger
  • Directions
    combine all the dressing ingredients together in a small bowl and chill until ready to serve.

How To Make fruity wine jello with orange dressing

  • 1
    Combine jello and hot water in a large bowl and stir until completely dissolved add the wine(or other liquid). Chill until partially set , about an hour or until thick like raw egg whites.
  • 2
    Fold in fruit to distribute evenly. Pour into an oiled 7 cup mold. Chill 5 hours or until firm. Dip mold quickly into warm water; invert onto serving platter; shake gently to unmold. Garnish with salad greens and serve with the orange dressing drizzled or dolloped over top of each serving.
  • 3
    Note: You can use grape juice- ginger ale- strawberry soda or apple juice or other juice in place of the wine ,if desired.

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