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Cherry Cola Salad Recipe

Cherry Cola Salad

1 can (1 lb 1 oz) pitted dark sweet Bing cherries
1 can (13 1/2 oz) crushed pineapple
1 cup chopped nuts
1 package (3 oz) each Jell-O Black Cherry and Strawberry Gelatins
1 package (8 oz) cream cheese, softened
1 cup Coca-Cola
1/4 cup mayonnaise
1 cup boiling water

Blend cream cheese and mayonnaise until smooth. Dissolve Jell-O gelatins in boiling water. Stir into cheese mixture, blending well. Drain cherries and pineapple, measuring 1 1/2 cups syrup.
Then add syrup and cola  to gelatin. Chill until very thick. Fold in cherries, pineapple, and nuts.
Pour into a 1 1/2 quart mold. Chill until firm. Un-mold.

Makes about 6 1/2 cups, or 12 servings.

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