Lime Gelatin Salad II

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"It's not Thanksgiving until someone serves the lime gelatin salad! Pineapple and mild longhorn cheese make this salad the best you'll ever taste."
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3 h 40 m servings 194 cals
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Original recipe yields 14 servings



  • Calories:
  • 194 kcal
  • 10%
  • Fat:
  • 9.2 g
  • 14%
  • Carbs:
  • 25.5g
  • 8%
  • Protein:
  • 4.1 g
  • 8%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 8 mg
  • 3%
  • Sodium:
  • 140 mg
  • 6%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
  • (-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.


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  1. In a medium saucepan, bring the water, sugar and lemon juice to a boil. Pour into a 9x13 inch dish with the lime flavored gelatin mix, allowing mix to dissolve. Stir in pineapple. Chill in the refrigerator 30 minutes, or until mixture begins to gel.
  2. Stir the Colby longhorn cheese, nuts and frozen whipped topping into the mixture. Chill in the refrigerator 3 to 4 hours, or until firm.


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This recipe has been a holiday favorite in my family for four generations! While the ingredients may be unusual, the blended flavor is truly sensational. The cheese lessens the tanginess of th...

This was good, but not the greatest. I think it is something that some people will love and others will avoid. My 14 year old couldn't get past the cheese.

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