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Christmas Cranberry Salad

Recipe Information
cranberry fruit molded salad

Dottie West


  • 1 pound of fresh whole cranberries
  • 2 medium red apples
  • 1/2 cup (125 ml) sugar
  • 2 medium oranges
  • 1 small box red jello
  • 1/2 cup (125 ml) chopped walnuts
  • 1-1/2 tsp (7 ml) orange peel
  • Clean and rinse cranberries.
  • Finely grind in processor.
  • Core apples and process till chopped fine.
  • Pour sugar over top and mix well.
  • Juice the oranges to 1 cup (225 ml) of juice. (If not enough, add water to make 1 cup)
  • Pour in saucepan and bring to a boil.
  • Add Jello and mix well.
  • Add juice to cranberries and mix well.
  • Add nuts.
  • Grate orange peel and add to salad. (Mix well)
  • Refrigerate till set.
This salad is a bit tart and tangy but everyone just loves it! Best to make a day ahead.