"As I ate the oysters with their strong taste of the sea and their faint metallic taste that the cold white wine washed away, leaving only the sea taste and the succulent texture, and as I drank their cold liquid from each shell and washed it down with the crisp taste of the wine, I lost the empty feeling and began to be happy, and to make plans."--Ernest Hemingway

Coca Cola Salad Recipe

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This recipe for Coca Cola Salad, by , is from The Rushton Family Cookbook , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Nell Rushton McGilberry
Added: Wednesday, August 22, 2007


1 package Strawberry Jello, 3 oz.
1 package cherry Jello, 3 oz.
1 large can crushed pineapple
1 large can pitted bing cherries
8 oz. cream cheese
1 c. chopped pecans
2 c. Coca Cola

Drain and heat juice from cherries and
pineapple. Pour over dry Jello and stir to
dissolve. Blend in cream cheese while the
Jello mixture is still warm. Add nuts,
pineapple, and cherries and mix well. Add
Coca Cola and mix well. Pour into dish and
refrigerate until it is congealed. Serve on

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This salad has been a tradition in Tom's
family as long as I have known him. ( I first
had this at his Granny Jordan's house in
1960.) His mother, his aunt, and
his grandmother made it often. His
grandmother always served this at
Thanksgiving and we still have it at his family's
Thanksgiving celebrations.




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