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Apple Salad Recipe

apple salad

Autumn is a wonderful time for this refreshing apple salad.

It's versatile and is yummy with various possible alterations. You can't go wrong! It also makes a perfect dessert for the holidays and is easy to transport to family gatherings and parties.


  • 1 (20 oz). can of crushed pineapple
  • 2/3 c. sugar
  • 1 (3 oz). pkg. lemon Jello
  • 1 (8 oz). pkg. cream cheese, softened
  • 1 c. diced, unpeeled apples
  • 1 c. diced celery
  • 1/2 c. chopped nuts
  • 1 c. whipped topping


Combine the sugar and pineapple in a saucepan. Bring to boil and boil for three minutes. Stir in the Jello until dissolved. Add the cream cheese and stir until thoroughly combined. Cool. Fold in apples, celery, chopped nuts, and whipped topping.

Pour into a 9", square baking dish. Chill in fridge until firm.