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Lime Jello Salad with Cottage Cheese

Tart and zesty with a sweet twist this easy Jello salad recipe is refreshing and delicious.
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword Lime Jello Salad with Cottage Cheese
Prep Time 10 minutes
Chill 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 10 minutes
Servings 9 servings
Calories 114kcal
Author Jennifer @ Plowing Through Life


  • 3 ounce package lime gelatin
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar optional
  • 3/4 cup hot water
  • 8 ounces crushed pineapple = 1 small can, undrained
  • 1 cup whipped topping defrosted
  • 1 cup cottage cheese


  • Dissolve gelatin in sugar and hot water.
  • Stir in pineapple and chill until mixture begins to stiffen, but is not firm.
  • Whip lime mixture using an electric mixer. Add cottage cheese and beat all together.
  • Fold in whipped topping.
  • Pour in a flat pan, we use a square 8 x 8 or 9 x 9' pan. Chill.



-Serve with lettuce and mayonnaise if desired


Calories: 114kcal | Carbohydrates: 21g | Protein: 4g | Fat: 2g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 4mg | Sodium: 136mg | Potassium: 65mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 20g | Vitamin A: 51IU | Vitamin C: 2mg | Calcium: 30mg | Iron: 1mg