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lime jello salad

(4 ratings)
Recipe by
Jeanne Benavidez
Odessa, TX

This was something that my Mother made on holidays. It's light and refreshing and very easy. Its a recipe that has been around forever, it seems.

(4 ratings)
prep time 5 Min
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For lime jello salad

  • 1 sm
    container cottage cheese (small curd)
  • 1 sm
    box lime jello
  • 1
    6 - 8 oz can crushed pineapple, drained
  • 1 sm
    (8 oz) container whipped topping
  • 1/2 c
    chopped pecans or walnuts (optional)

How To Make lime jello salad

  • 1
    In a medium bowl, mix the cottage cheese and the lime jello (dry).
  • 2
    Add the drained, crushed pineapple and nuts.
  • 3
    Fold in the whipped topping.
  • 4
    Pour into your favorite serving dish and chill for at least 1 hour before serving.