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Sunday, July 6, 2008

Cherry Coke Gelatin Jello Mold Recipe


My husband loves gelatin salads and he loves his cherry cola. Here is a dessert recipe that combines both of his favorite things! It is really easy to prepare and tastes delicious! Your family will enjoy it!

Cherry Coke Gelatin Salad Recipe

1 c. canned pitted cherries, drained
3/4 cup granulated sugar
1/2 cup water
6 oz. box cherry jello mix
1 cup chopped nuts (optional)
1 cup crushed pineapple, drained
1 bottle (12 ounce) Cherry Coke Soda
Cool Whip

Combine cherries, sugar and water; bring to a boil and boil for one minute. Stir in the gelatin mix using the saucy silicone spatula, add chopped nuts (optional) and crushed pineapples. Mix together, stir in coke soda. Pour into the Tupperware Jel-Ring mold and seal. Refrigerate for 6 hours. Unmold onto a serving plate. Top the Jel-Ring with 1/2 of a tub of Cool Whip before serving.

Doesn't it look delicious? Trust me, it is and its one of our favorite recipes! I have been making this recipe for years and hubby requests it about once a month. He loves it and we think you will love it too!

5 comments:

Colette said...

Wow! That's one strange recipe. How did it taste? It looks pretty!

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Tammy said...

Hi Shelly,

You know I don't normally like cherry coke, but this recipe sounds really yummy. :)

Healthy Perspectives said...

This one sounds interesting! I think hubby would like this one.

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