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candy apple salad

(3 ratings)
Recipe by
Linda Griffith
Augusta, GA

This is so easy and delicious. It's a family favorite that we serve every Thanksgiving, although it's good anytime of the year. Very festive looking

(3 ratings)
yield 8 serving(s)
prep time 1 Hr 10 Min

Ingredients For candy apple salad

  • 1 box
    black cherry jello (large)
  • 1 sm
    bag of red hots cinnamon candy (8 or 10 ounces)
  • 3 md
    red delicious apples, cored, unpeeled
  • 1 c
    chopped walnuts

How To Make candy apple salad

  • 1
    Core apples, Chop.. leaving the peelings intact.
  • 2
    Coarsley chop walnuts and set aside.
  • 3
    Bring 1 1/2 cups of water to a boil. Pour in the Red Hots and boil until melted. Remove pan from heat and add in 1 1/2 cups cold water and the chopped apples. Refrigerate until thickened but not completely gelled.
  • 4
    Add walnuts, pushing into the jello until covered. Return back to the refrigerator until set.... Serve and enjoy. If you can't find Black Cherry Jello, cherry works just as well.

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