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Lucky Lime Salad Recipe

Looking for an easy Lucky Lime Salad recipe? Learn how to make Lucky Lime Salad using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by cumin

Makes 9 servings



To start your feast off right, be sure to hand out lucky shamrocks-in the shape of those that top this sweet salad! Making them is merely a matter of cutting gelatin with a cookie cutter, divulges the Crafting Traditions cooking crew. Want to prepare the recipe for another celebration? No problem-just change the cookie cutters to suit the occasion.

Recipe Ingredients for Lucky Lime Salad

1 package (3 ounces) lime gelatin
1 cup boiling water
1/2 cup cold water
1 package (3 ounces) cream cheese, softened
1/4 teaspoon lemon juice
2 cups whipped topping
1 cup crushed pineapple, drained (8 oz can)
1 package (6 ounces) lime gelatin
2 cups boiling water

Recipe Directions for Lucky Lime Salad

  1. In a small bowl, dissolve gelatin in boiling water; stir in cold water. Chill until slightly thickened. Meanwhile, in a small bowl, beat the cream cheese, lemon juice and whipped topping until smooth; stir into gelatin. Fold in pineapple.

  2. Pour into a greased 9-in. square dish. Refrigerate until set, about 3 hours.

  3. For shamrocks, dissolve gelatin in boiling water. Pour into a greased 11-in. x 7-in. pan. Refrigerate until set, about 3 hours.

  4. Using a 2-in. shamrock-shaped cookie cutter, cut plain gelatin into nine shamrocks. Cut gelatin mixture into nine squares; top each with a gelatin shamrock.

  5. Yield: 9 servings. Prep: 20 min. + chilling

Categories

Salads, St. Patrick's Day, Chill

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 252.3g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
150
Calories from Fat
57
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
6.3g
10%
Saturated Fat
3.9g
20%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
21mg
7%
Sodium
138mg
6%
Potassium
52mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
21.2g
7%
Dietary Fiber
0.2g
1%
Sugars
19.0g
Protein
2.7g
Vitamin A 5% Vitamin C 14%
Calcium 3% Iron 1%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C-
    Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • Very high in sugar
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