Easy Cranberry Salad

Anna Carpenter


This recipe was given to me by a fellow USAFA parent(Air Force Academy) I grew up hating my mothers cranberry salad which was all ground up with berries, nuts, celery,oranges.. etc. I wanted one with whole berries and oranges. I love this and it is so easy to remember its all 2's :)


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15 Min


  • 2 box
    cranberry jello (small boxes)
  • 2 c
    boiling water
  • 2 can(s)
    whole cranberry sauce
  • 2 can(s)
    mandarin oranges (drained )

How to Make Easy Cranberry Salad


  1. Heat water till boiling, add jello and stir until dissolved.
  2. With a wire whisk add the two cans of cranberry sauce one at a time stirring to break up the chunks. Once that is mixed up well then add the two cans of oranges (Drained)
  3. I put mine in a Tupperware bowl and cover. Let set over night.

    Before serving stir to mix oranges and whole berries with the gelatin.

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About Easy Cranberry Salad

Course/Dish: Gelatin Salads
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian

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