Mama's Cranberry Salad
Makes 8 servings
Prep Time: 30 min.
Chilling Time: 8 hrs. or overnight
2 - packages
(3-ounces, each) cherry-flavored gelatin
1-1/4 - cups
- cups boiling water
1 - cup diced
celery, with strings
scrapped and removed
2 - cups fresh
cranberries, washed and
2 - large
oranges, membranes removed from the section
1 - cup chopped
Frozen non-dairy topping
Mix the gelatin and sugar in a large bowl. Pour
the boiling water over the top. Let sit for 15 minutes or until it
reaches the consistency of egg whites.
When cool, add
cranberries, oranges, and pecans.
Stir and chill for 8 hours
or overnight. Serve with frozen non-dairy topping.
Do You Know...
English word for a cowboy, buckaroo, is an Anglicization
of vaquero. At least one linguist has speculated that the
word "buckaroo" derives from the Arabic word bakara or bakhara,
also meaning "heifer" or "young cow", and may have entered Spanish
during the centuries of Islamic rule.