Monday, July 9, 2012

mmmmm: lime-pear jello salad

i love jello in the summers. something about it is reminiscent of my childhood. this recipe is cool, smooth and delicious. it tastes like a dessert and has become one of my favorite summer treats. enjoy!

lime-pear jello salad

1 large package lime jello

1 large can pears

1 8-oz package cream cheese

8 oz cool whip

drain the pear juice in a pan and bring to a boil. stir in the lime jello to dissolve. pour the mixture into a blender and whirl. add the cream cheese; whirl. add pears to the blender mixture; whirl. add the cool whip to the blender mixture a small portion at a time, whirling between additions. pour the entire mixture into a jello mold, bowl or a rectangular dish. refrigerate until firm.  


  1. hmmmm, i wasn't sold on the title but the the whole process makes it sound way more appealling

  2. This delicious jello is like a smooth creamy sweet lime cloud. So refreshing in the summer.

  3. Old family favorite. YUMMY and light.

  4. My grandma made for Christmas every year. It brings back so many memories.