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Cranberry Mousse

"This is a delicious and pretty salad for the holidays, but it's so good that I serve it other times, too. I got the recipe from a neighbor who had served it with a traditional turkey dinner."
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15 m servings
Original recipe yields 16 servings

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  1. In a large bowl, dissolve gelatin in boiling water. Drain pineapple, setting the pineapple aside and adding juice to gelatin. Stir in cranberry sauce, lemon juice, peel and nutmeg. Chill until mixture thickens. Fold in sour cream, pineapple and pecans. Pour into a glass serving bowl or an oiled 9-cup mold. Chill until set, at least 2 hours.

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I've got this chilling in the fridge now. I used sugar free strawberry gelatin and half reduced fat sour cream/half fat free greek yogurt. I did not add the nutmeg. This is our treat for after d...

I really liked this recipe. I use non fat yogurt insted of sour cream & it tastes great.

I didn't really like the flavor of the nutmeg, but that's just me. Other than that, it was pretty good. I found that you can use any flavor of gelatin that you like. The other thing was that it ...

This Tasted great but mine didn't look as pretty as the picture. Everyone commented on how it looked funny but everyone loved it and some even asked for the recipe.

I love cranberry and hubby hates it so was looking for a way to work it in that he would find acceptable. He LOVES this - and so do I! Made for Thanksgiving and it's making a comeback for this...


Very tasty and refreshing!

I thought this was good. I did omit the nuts. I would make it again, especially if you are looking for a complimentary side dish.

The flavor is great but the mousse doesn't come out of the mold easily and when it does, a puddle forms.