Refreshing Mandarin Orange Recipes
Enjoy this delicious refreshing Mandarin Orange Recipes.
Try this mouth watering cream cheese, whipped cream, jello and mandarin orange filling over a light macadamia nut crust. A family favorite. Enjoy!
- Crust ingredients:
- ¾ cup butter
- ¼ cup brown sugar
- 1½ cups flour
- ½ cup chopped macadamia nuts
- Filling ingredients:
- 2 (8 oz.) packages cream cheese
- 2 cups powdered sugar
- 1 (8 oz.) tub cool whip
- Topping ingredients:
- 1 envelope unflavored gelatin
- 1 cup cold water
- 1 (6 oz.) orange Jello
- 2 cups hot water
- 1 pint orange sherbert
- 2 small cans mandarin oranges, drained
- Crust instructions:
Cream together butter and brown sugar, then add flour and nuts. Gently mix until ingredients form a dough like consistency. Spread into a 9x13 inch baking pan. Bake at 375 degrees for 10 minutes. Let cool.
- Filling instructions:
Cream the cream cheese until soft and then add sugar and mix well. Next, fold in cool whip and spread over cooled crust. Chill for half an hour.
- Topping instructions:
Dissolve package of unflavored gelatin in ¼ cup cold water and set aside. In a large bowl, dissolve jello with 2 cups of hot water, add the softened gelatin and remaining ¾ cup cold water. Stir in sherbet and mix until dissolved. Fold in mandarin oranges, pour mixture over cream cheese filling and chill until set. A couple of hours.