Orange Gelatin Salad

Orange Gelatin Salad


"This is an easy fruit salad recipe and people always ask for it."


40 m servings 289 cals
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Original recipe yields 7 servings



  • Calories:
  • 289 kcal
  • 14%
  • Fat:
  • 8.2 g
  • 13%
  • Carbs:
  • 41.2g
  • 13%
  • Protein:
  • 10.3 g
  • 21%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 10 mg
  • 3%
  • Sodium:
  • 350 mg
  • 14%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. In a mixing bowl, combine the oranges, pineapple and gelatin. Mix well and chill for 1/2 an hour.
  2. Add cottage cheese to fruit; stir to mix.
  3. Gently fold in whipped topping; chill and serve.
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  1. 61 Ratings


I love this! My mother-in-law introduced it to me and it's a family favorite. We just mix everything together in one bowl, chill, and serve. I usually use sugar-free jello, fat-free cool whip...

This salad was ok tasting but the cottage cheese gave it a weird texture. I have found another recipe that had the taste I was expecting with a light and fluffy texture. ORANGE MANDARIN SALAD...

Yummy salad, Susie. I have made this several times, using different flavors of gelatin and fruit. I have never tasted a bad combination. So experiment to find your favorites. I do cut back on th...

My mom has made this Orange Salad for many, many years. I couldn't quite remember how to make it so I found your recipe. It is exactly like mom used to make and oh so delicious! Always has be...

I used sugar free jello, sugar free Cool Whip and low fat cottage cheese (blended in a food processor to make it creamy). Very good for a low sugar dessert. My diabetic dad loved it!

this is a versital you use just about any flavor of gelatin you prefer

This didn't look too pretty but tasted really good. It didn't say to dilute the jello but I assumed you would make it according to package directions. I added the package directions hint of subs...

This is home food for me - my mom used to make a similar dish every summer for us growing up. I don't know how many reunions she took this to. She used a blender to give the cottage cheese a smo...

Super quick and easy. Great for a child to prepare. Pretty to look at in a crystal bowl.