I’ve made my fair share of cranberry salad recipes through out the years and this Christmas Cranberry Salad is my favorite so far. It is so creamy with a great balance of sweet and tart from the cranberries. I absolutely loved it, as did my family.
Servings Per Recipe: 6 | Serving Size: 1 serving
SmartPoints: 4 | Calories 134.1 | Total Fat 4.6 g | Saturated Fat 2.5 g | Cholesterol 74.2 mg | Sodium 249.0 mg | Potassium 335.3 mg | Total Carbohydrate 13.7 g | Dietary Fiber 2.2 g | Sugars 3.0 g | Protein 10.3 g
To Make this Recipe You need The following ingredients:
1 pound fresh cranberries, finely ground (frozen cranberries are fine too, just let them thaw first)
2 cups white sugar
1 (20 ounce) can crushed pineapple, drained
1 (16 ounce) package miniature marshmallows
1 cup chopped pecans (optional)
1 pint whipped cream, beaten stiff
Mix together the cranberries and sugar; cover and refrigerate overnight.
The next day, combine the cranberry mixture with the pineapple, marshmallows, pecans and whipped cream. Mix well.
Pour into a 3 quart dish, cover and refrigerate or freeze until ready to serve.