Orange Jello Salad


Don’t let the ingredients intimidate you. This Creamy pudding-like salad is perfect for big gatherings, it is sweet and refreshing.

1 (32 oz.) large container cottage cheese
1 (20 oz.) can crushed pineapple, drained
1 (15 oz.) can mandarin orange segments, drained and cut in half
2 small boxes orange flavored jello
1 small jar maraschino cherries, drained and chopped
1 large container cool whip

Combine cottage cheese, pineapple, oranges, jello, and cherries together in a large bowl.
Fold in cool whip until completely combined. Cover well with plastic wrap and refrigerate until chilled, about 1 hour. Best served the day it’s made.