Orange Jello Delight

Pat Duran


This is a refreshing jello dessert that will top off any meal- light or heavy. Many combinations of jello and fruit may be used instead of the oranges and orange jello try- strawberry jello and fresh berries come to mind or canned peach slices and peach jello so many ideas you are bound to find one that suits your family.


★★★★★ 1 vote

10-12 servings
10 Min
3 Hr 30 Min


  • 2 1/2 c
    boiling water
  • 2 pkg
    3 oz. ea. orange jello
  • 11 oz
    can drained, mandarin oranges
  • 4 oz
    pkg. cream cheese, softened
  • 3 Tbsp
    granulated sugar
  • 8 oz
    tub thawed cool whip
  • ·
    chopped walnuts, optional

How to Make Orange Jello Delight


  1. Stir boiling water into jello in a medium bowl stirring until completely dissolved.
    Stir in cold water.
    Chill about 1 1/2 hours or until slightly thickened(so it looks like raw egg whites)
  2. Reserve a few orange segments for garnish, and gently stir in remaining ones into the jello; set aside.
  3. Beat cream cheese and sugar in a large bowl with electric mixer on medium speed until well blended. Gently stir in by hand the topping.
    Spoon jello into glass cake pan or bowl.
    Cover with jello mixture; then spread topping over jello, and place orange pieces or nuts on top.
    Refrigerate at least 2 hours or overnight.

Printable Recipe Card

About Orange Jello Delight

Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American

Show 10 Comments & Reviews

16 Quick-Fix Winter Dinner Ideas

16 Quick-Fix Winter Dinner Ideas

Dinners in under 60 minutes! For those nights where you need to get dinner on the family ASAP, these quick-fix dinners are here to help. Who says that homemade delicious meals require hours to make? These yummy, family-friendly dinners only need an hour from start to finish. Scroll down for classic recipes, new dinner ideas, […]

15 Healthy Meal Prep Ideas

15 Healthy Meal Prep Ideas

Is your goal for the year to eat healthier? We’re here to help. These healthy meal prep recipes will make sticking to your diet easier than ever. Not only is meal prepping proven to help you eat healthier, but these nutritious meals are also delicious and sure to cure your cravings.

11 Easy Fish Taco Recipes

11 Easy Fish Taco Recipes

For all our fellow taco-lovers out there, you need to check out these recipes. Not only is fish a healthier option for Taco Tuesday, but it also helps switch things up. Plus, there are so many options! From beer battered to grilled to pan seared, fish tacos are a delicious addition to your taco rotation.