Dessert & Baking

Cranberry and Cheese Jelly in Biscuit Crust

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Ingredients

  • 1 bag Dried Cranberries
  • 1 can cranberry sauce
  • 3/4 cup cream cheese
  • 2/3 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup cream
  • 1 pack gelatin
  • 2 cups vanilla biscuits, crushed
  • 1/2 cup softened butter
  • 1/2 cup walnuts

Instructions

  • Mix crushed biscuits with butter and 1/3 cup sugar to obtain a mold-able paste, line the base of the mold or molds with the paste forming a bed about half inch thick.
  • Blend cream cheese, cream, the remaining sugar and vanilla; reserve in blender. Hydrate gelatin in 1/4 cup cold water, place over medium heat, stirring until dissolved, add to blender again, pour the mixture into a bowl and add 3/4 bag of dried cranberries, mix and pour into the molds; refrigerate at least 2 hours.
  • Meanwhile, over low heat melt half the cranberry sauce with a little water, add the remaining cranberries.
  • When serving, pour the sauce over the jelly, sprinkle with walnuts previously browned in a little butter.