Enjoy a taste of springtime with this congealed salad. This make ahead dish is perfect with a variety of entrees.
Mandarin/Pineapple/Marshmallow Congealed Salad
1 3 oz. box lemon Jello
1 3 oz. box orange Jello
2 11 oz. cans of mandarin oranges, drained
1 20 oz. can crushed pineapple in its own juice, undrained
1 bag of miniature marshmallows
1 12 oz. container Cool Whip
Shredded cheddar cheese
Dissolve the lemon and orange Jello in 1-1/2 cups of boiling water. Add the drained mandarin oranges and the crushed pineapple with the juice to the Jello mixture. Pour the mixture into a 3 quart dish. Let the mixture congeal slightly, and then add a layer of marshmallows to the top. Congeal until firm. Spread the Cool Whip over the top. Sprinkle shredded cheddar cheese over the top. Keep refrigerated.
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