Cranberry - Orange Dream

READY IN: 3hrs 25mins
Recipe by Angie Motto

Very delicious, great for parties (non Alcoholic), Birthdays, Baby Showers.

Top Review by Dr. Jenny

I copied this recipe from my mother and it is exactly the one you posted. My mom would frequently make this dessert for family gatherings. I love it and so does the rest of my family.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. STIR boiling water into gelatin in large bowl at least 2 minutes until completely dissolved.
  2. Stir in cranberry sauce until melted.
  3. Stir in cold water.
  4. Refrigerate about 1 1/4 hours or until slightly thickened (consistency of unbeaten eggs whites).
  5. Gently stir in mandarin oranges.
  6. MEANWHILE stir crumbs, 1/4 cup of the sugar and butter in 13x9-inch baking dish.
  7. Firmly press firmly onto bottom.
  8. Refrigerate until ready to fill.
  9. BEAT cream cheese, remaining 1/4 cup sugar and milk in large bowl with wire whisk until smooth.
  10. Gently stir in 1 tub of the whipped topping.
  11. Spread evenly over crust.
  12. Spoon gelatin mixture over cream cheese layer.
  13. REFRIGERATE 3 hours or until firm.
  14. Just before serving spread or dollop with remaining tub whipped topping.
  15. Helpful Hints: Soften cream cheese in microwave on High 15 to 20 seconds.

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