MaMaw's Pineapple-Cottage Cheese Salad

Mamaw's Pineapple-cottage Cheese Salad

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@cathylynne29

The first time I ever ate this was at my husband's mamaw's house. I am a little weird sometimes when it comes to somethings that goes into my mouth, if it doesn't look good or right, I won't even try it! Well this doesn't look good-but I didn't want to offend her and we were the only two people there--so I sucked it up and decided I would eat only 1 bite. I loved it!! This is so good and refreshing and is still the only thing that doesn't look good that I will eat!! It is family tested and highly approved!!

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
9
Prep:
10 Min
Method:
Refrigerate/Freeze

Ingredients

  • 1 pkg
    lime jello
  • 1 c
    boiling water
  • 1 Tbsp
    lemon juice or lime juice
  • 1 Tbsp
    sugar
  • 1/2 c
    mayonnaise
  • 3/4 c
    cottage cheese
  • 1/2 c
    pecans, chopped
  • 1 can(s)
    pineapple, crushed-small can-drained

How to Make MaMaw's Pineapple-Cottage Cheese Salad

Step-by-Step

  1. Combine jello, water, lemon or lime juice and sugar. Stir until jello and sugar have dissolved. Combine mayonnaise, cottage cheese, pecans and pineapple. Add pineapple mixture to the jello mixture. Mix well. Pour into a 8x8 pan. Refrigerate until set, approximately 2 hours.

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About MaMaw's Pineapple-Cottage Cheese Salad

Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy Healthy



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