Mandarin Orange Gelatin Salad


A friend taught me to make this years ago - without a recipe. It is very quick and easy. The sweet, creamy salad is great as a cool, refreshing side dish or dessert.

Mandarin Orange Gelatin Salad
Prep Time:
5 mins
Additional Time:
2 hrs
Total Time:
2 hrs 5 mins
8 to 10 servings


  • 1 (12 ounce) container frozen whipped topping, thawed

  • 1 (11 ounce) can mandarin oranges, drained

  • 2 (16 ounce) packages cottage cheese

  • 1 (6 ounce) package orange flavored Jell-O® mix


  1. In a large bowl, blend the thawed frozen whipped topping, mandarin oranges, cottage cheese and orange flavored gelatin mix. Chill in the refrigerator 2 to 3 hours before serving.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

311 Calories
14g Fat
33g Carbs
15g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 9
Calories 311
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 14g 18%
Saturated Fat 11g 55%
Cholesterol 15mg 5%
Sodium 483mg 21%
Total Carbohydrate 33g 12%
Dietary Fiber 0g 1%
Total Sugars 30g
Protein 15g
Vitamin C 3mg 17%
Calcium 62mg 5%
Iron 0mg 2%
Potassium 90mg 2%

* 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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