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thelma's waldorf salad

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Ellen Gwaltney Bales
Indianapolis, IN

Made famous in our family by my mother, Thelma Neese Gwaltney. I made it for my company's Christmas party two years ago and they loved it. Thanks, Mom!

(1 rating)
yield 6 serving(s)
prep time 25 Min
method Refrigerate/Freeze

Ingredients For thelma's waldorf salad

  • 2 c
    diced apples
  • 1 c
    chopped celery
  • 1/2 c
    broken walnuts
  • 1/4 c
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 1/2 tsp
    lemon juice
  • dash
  • 1/2 c
    whipping cream, whipped

How To Make thelma's waldorf salad

  • 1
    Combine apples, celery, and nuts.
  • 2
    Blend together mayonnaise, sugar, lemon juice, and salt. Fold in whipped cream; fold into apple mixture. Chill.