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Tangy Cottage Lime Salad

No recipe image available.An easy creamy lime gelatin salad mold with cottage cheese and pineapple tidbits.

Recipe Ingredients:

1 (6-ounce) package or 2 (3-ounce) packages lime flavored gelatin
1 1/2 cups boiling water
1 (20-ounce) can pineapple tidbits
1 cup small curd cottage cheese
1 cup sour cream
Flowering kale or romaine lettuce leaves

Cooking Directions:

  1. Place gelatin in a large bowl. Add boiling water, stirring until gelatin is dissolved, about 2 minutes.
  2. Drain pineapple; reserving liquid. Add ice cubes to liquid to measure 2 1/2 cups. Stir mixture into dissolved gelatin, stirring until ice cubes melt. Chill until mixture is the consistency of unbeaten egg white. (In the refrigerator for 5 to 10 minutes, or several minutes over a bowl of ice, stirring frequently.)
  3. Combine pineapple, cottage cheese and sour cream; stir into gelatin mixture, mixing well. Pour into a 2 quart mold or large ring mold. Cover and chill until set, about 5 hours.
  4. Unmold onto kale lined serving plate.

Makes 8 servings.

Recipe courtesy of Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board, Inc.