Sweetheart Salad Recipe


A wonderful salad for Valentine's day. Great fruits served with whipped cream and chilled.

Step 1

Heat pineapple with sugar in a saucepan. Add gelatin softened in cold water. Stir until melted. Add lemon and cherry juice. Cool.

Step 2

Meanwhile, mash cream cheese and cherries in a bowl. Mix this mash with pineapple/gelatin a small amount at a time. Blend well. Chill until mixture starts to thicken. Whip cream and fold into mixture. Place in mold,if desired.

Step 3

Chill until firm.

Things You'll Need

  • 1 2 cups crushed pineapple
  • 1 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 1 1/2 tbsp Knox gelatin
  • 1 1/4 cup cold water
  • 1 2 tbsp lemon juice
  • 1 12 maraschino cherries (cut up)
  • 1 2 tbsp cherry juice
  • 1 6 oz cream cheese
  • 1 1/2 pt whipping cream

About this Author

Pam Dulin an iChef.com member who donated this recipe.