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Not too long ago, I was enjoying a family dinner at my mom’s, and my sister said, “Oh no! I forgot the Jell-O salad at home!” It happened to be a lime flavored one, and a big favorite of mine.

Since then, I can’t stop thinking about gelatin salads, so that is the inspiration for the following recipes. It doesn’t have to be summer to serve gelatin salads, as they are so versatile they are often present at the dinner table during the other seasons.

No matter which flavor or brand you use, have some fun with gelatin salads. And if you get invited to a potluck dinner, by all means, don’t forget to bring the gelatin salad!

Cherry salad supreme

This recipe has been around for decades and many members of my family prepare it as a traditional favorite. For those who don’t have it in their recipe collection, here it is...


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