How to Make a Creamy Cranberry Salad

How to Make a Creamy Cranberry Salad | DIY Joy Projects and Crafts Ideas

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There are about a dozen ways to consume the popular superfood cranberries.

It contains a high amount of nutrients and antioxidants and can be made into sauces, juices, or added to stuffing, casseroles, or desserts.No matter how you make it, it will always add a zing to any dish. Allrecipes on YouTube turns cranberries into a creamy cranberry salad that is not your average cranberry salad because it has a combination of fruity flavors like pineapples, oranges, and even nuts.


Ingredients or materials:

  • 1 (12 oz) fresh cranberry package
  • 1 pound white sugar
  • 1 (6-ounce) package red Jell-O® mix
  • 1 can (8 oz) crushed pineapple, drained
  • orange juice (34 cup)
  • 1 apple, peeled and grated
  • 1 cup pecans, chopped
  • 1 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 1 (8 oz) package softened cream cheese


Blend 12 ounces of cranberries in a blender or food processor.  Pour 1 cup of white sugar over the cranberries and blend again until the sugar dissolves. Pour 34 cup boiling water into a mixing bowl.Add in 6 oz of red jello powder mix and stir well. Pour in the cranberry mixture, 8 ounces canned crushed pineapple, 34 cup orange juice, 1 grated apple with peel, and 1 cup chopped pecan nuts. Stir well until the mixture is evenly combined. Cover the bowl with a plastic sheet and let it cool in the fridge overnight.

directions in making cranberry salad
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In a mixing bowl, drop in 8 oz of cream cheese and whip it up using a hand mixer. Add 1 cup of whipping cream and continue beating. In a serving bowl, add big scoops of the cranberry mixture and level it to make the first layer of the salad. Over the cranberry layer, add a layer of the whipped cream mixture and level. Add another layer of the cranberry mixture and a small layer of the whipped cream mixture to it.

cranberry recipe ingredients
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There you have it – you have made a delicious, creamy cranberry salad.

Make sure to enjoy every crunch!

How to Make a Creamy Cranberry Salad

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