Jell-O® Salad

Allrecipes has more than 180 recipes for Jello salad to please any crowd including those with tastes for cranberry, lime, strawberry and even pretzels.

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Rainbow Salad

Rating: 4.58 stars
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This gelatin salad recipe is so pretty in a glass cake pan!

Orange Buttermilk Salad

Rating: 4.63 stars
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A refreshing chilled salad with orange gelatin, pineapple, buttermilk, and whipped topping.

Sea Foam Salad

Rating: 4.6 stars
59
A light Jell-O salad, great for summer barbecues or with Christmas dinner!

Seven Layer Gelatin Salad

Rating: 4.45 stars
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Don't wait until the last minute to make this recipe. Each layer has to set before the next one is added.

Carrot Gelatin Salad

Rating: 4.73 stars
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Old-fashioned carrot salad made with lemon Jell-O and pineapple. Grandma didn't specify the amount of carrots. You probably can't use too much!

Cran-Raspberry Gelatin Mold

Rating: 4.56 stars
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A delicious combination of tart and sweet berries to liven your holiday feast.

Applesauce Salad

Rating: 4.21 stars
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Try this easily prepared gelatin salad with poultry dishes. It's red colored and red hot!

Lime Gelatin Salad I

Rating: 4.69 stars
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This is a great recipe my mom got from my aunt. She has made it every year for Thanksgiving. It is a family tradition for us. It can be made a day or two ahead of time, if you like. It looks just beautiful in a cut crystal bowl. Thanksgiving is not the same without it for us! We just 'gobble' it up! Chopped walnuts can be substituted for chopped pecans.

Cranberry Gelatin Salad

Rating: 4.71 stars
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Even people who don't like cranberry sauce like this tasty Jell-O salad!

Pretzel Salad

Rating: 4.64 stars
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This is an easy and decorative three layer salad consisting of a pretzel crust, a cream cheese center and a strawberry Jell-O topping. It's just plain delicious.

Grandma's Cranberry-Orange Gelatin Salad

Rating: 4.74 stars
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My grandmother made this salad every Thanksgiving. It is delicious even without its creamy topping. This side dish is so yummy, I sometimes make it even when it's not Thanksgiving! Depending on your salad's shape, you can spread the topping in a layer over the Jell-O; or if you use a ring mold, put the topping in the center. Alternately, you could serve the topping in a bowl on the side, so it's optional.

Freda's Cherry Supreme Salad

Rating: 4.59 stars
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This was my grandmother Freda's 'famous' cherry salad. It was a huge hit at family gatherings. My mom mixes the lemon Jello, lemon juice, cream cheese and mayo in the blender. But here's the original recipe. Enjoy!
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Inspiration and Ideas

Judy's Strawberry Pretzel Salad

"This is soooo good. I made it and the family loved it. Now they ask me to make it for every family gathering." – Tom

Angel Salad

"I love this recipe. I use chopped walnuts instead of pecans and skip the celery. I get rave reviews every time!" – VALENZANO

Fourth of July Layered Gelatin

Rating: 3.71 stars
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A hit with kids and those young at heart. My childhood neighbor made it our block party and now, even though I have moved far away, I still make it with fond memories...it just isn't Fourth of July without it! I have seen similar recipes where the white layer is made with sour cream or whipped topping, but this one uses sweetened condensed milk...easy and delicious!