Not a big fan of lemon desserts? Any flavor of gelatin would be delicious as the base of this fruit flan recipe, but we love the citrus as it lends brightness to this springy dessert.

Source: Better Homes and Gardens


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30 mins
1 hr 30 mins
2 hrs


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  • In a medium bowl dissolve gelatin in the boiling water. Remove 1 cup of the gelatin mixture and let stand at room temperature. Pour remaining gelatin into blender. Add mayonnaise, cream cheese, and lemonade concentrate to blender; cover and blend just until smooth. Transfer to a large bowl. Chill about 1-1/2 hours or until partially set (consistency of unbeaten egg whites), stirring occasionally.

  • Pour gelatin-mayonnaise mixture into a 9-inch springform pan or 9-inch round cake pan with a removable bottom. Chill for 30 to 45 minutes or until almost firm.

  • Arrange strawberries and banana on top of mixture in pan. Chill reserved gelatin until slightly thickened. Spoon over fruits to glaze. Cover and chill about 6 hours or until set. Makes 8 servings.

Nutrition Facts

264 calories; fat 15g; cholesterol 17mg; saturated fat 4g; carbohydrates 31g; mono fat 1g; poly fat 7g; insoluble fiber 1g; sugars 28g; protein 3g; vitamin a 145.8IU; vitamin c 24.2mg; riboflavin 0.1mg; niacin equivalents 0.2mg; vitamin b6 0.1mg; folate 12.1mcg; vitamin b12 0.1mcg; sodium 228mg; potassium 129mg; calcium 20.2mg; iron 0.4mg.