Grandma's Green Salad (Cucumber Jello salad)

Grandma's Green Salad  (cucumber Jello Salad) Recipe

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Cassie Hasty


My Grandma always made this salad for family get-togethers and it was (and still is) my favorite. Since she has passed on, it is now up to me to bring the Green Salad. Luckily, my daughter loves this salad as much as I do!


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  • 2 pkg
    lime jello
  • 1/2 c
    white sugar
  • 1 1/2 c
    water, boiling
  • 2 c
  • 2 c
    cottage cheese
  • 2 c
    cucumber, peeled, seeded and diced

How to Make Grandma's Green Salad (Cucumber Jello salad)


  1. Mix jello and sugar with boiling water. Stir for 2 minutes to dissolve jello and sugar.
  2. Whisk in mayonnaise until combined. Chill until slightly set.
  3. Stir in cottage cheese and cucumbers. Chill until completely set.

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About Grandma's Green Salad (Cucumber Jello salad)

Course/Dish: Gelatin Salads
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy Heirloom

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