Total Time
1hr 45mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 1 hr 30 mins

"Rosy as Santa's Suit" During WWII, the Montana-Dakota Utilities Company published monthly recipes and at Christmas, sent out a Holiday menu. This is from my grandma's (Gigi)collection of recipes from them. Most of time is spent freezing the mixture.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine sugar and water, cook for 5 minutes.
  2. Add cranberries, cook for 5 minutes after they have reached the boiling point.
  3. Strain and cool.
  4. Add dissolved gelatin, orange juice, and rind.
  5. Place in mixing bowl and freeze until almost solid.
  6. Beat with mixer until light and creamy.
  7. Refreeze until ready to eat.

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