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Cranberry Salad

This recipe comes from Mamaw


2 Cups 

Raw Cranberries 

1 Lg. Pkg. 

Cherry Jell-O 

1 ½ Cups 


½ Cup 

Crushed Pineapple 

1 Cup 


Tart Apple 

½ Cup 

Chopped Walnuts 



  1. Add water to cranberries and simmer for 10 minutes.
  2. Add sugar and stir, then add Jell-O.
  3. Remove from stove and cool slowly, stirring often.
  4. Add drained pineapple, a little bit of pineapple juice, chopped apple and nuts.
  5. Pour into a mold and chill.


Note: ½ cup of mini marshmallows may be added if desired.

Country Bacon Potato Salad

This recipe comes from Miracle Whip


4 Cups 

New Potatoes, cooked & quartered 

½ Cup 

Green Pepper, chopped 

6 Slices 

Bacon, crisply cooked & crumbled 

½ Cup 

Onion, chopped 

1 Cup 

Miracle Whip Dressing 


Salt & Pepper


  1. Mix potatoes, bacon, green pepper and onion in large bowl.
  2. Add dressing and mix lightly.
  3. Season to taste with salt and pepper.