This sounds quirky, but Grandma used to make it when I was little and it is really good. The celery and pecans give it texture.

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Recipe Summary

prep:
20 mins
additional:
2 hrs 45 mins
total:
3 hrs 5 mins
Servings:
4
Yield:
4 servings
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Ingredients

4
Original recipe yields 4 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Spray a 3-cup gelatin mold with cooking spray.

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  • Dissolve orange gelatin in boiling water in a bowl; stir in cold water, salt, and reserved pineapple juice. Chill until partially thickened, about 45 minutes. Mix carrots, celery, pecans, and pineapple into gelatin and pour into prepared gelatin mold. Refrigerate until firm, at least 2 more hours. Invert mold onto serving platter to release gelatin salad.

Nutrition Facts

231 calories; protein 4g; carbohydrates 34.7g; fat 10.1g; sodium 206.2mg. Full Nutrition
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Rating: 4 stars
07/14/2016
Tasty. I used less grated carrots and substituted diced apple for some of the celery since hubby isn't as crazy about celery as I am. Nice cool dish for this hot weather. I would like to try mandarin oranges next time. Used sugar free jello. The reason I cut down the amount of carrot is that I thought it was getting too full for the amount of liquid. Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
07/14/2016
Tasty. I used less grated carrots and substituted diced apple for some of the celery since hubby isn't as crazy about celery as I am. Nice cool dish for this hot weather. I would like to try mandarin oranges next time. Used sugar free jello. The reason I cut down the amount of carrot is that I thought it was getting too full for the amount of liquid. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
11/28/2020
I loved this salad. I've also made it with lime jello it's great too ! Niner Read More
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