Reindeer Pear Salad
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Recipe type: salad
  • Lettuce
  • Cottage Cheese
  • Canned Pear halves
  • Maraschino Cherries
  • Apple Slices or pretzels
  • Craisins or Raisins
  • Shredded cheddar cheese
  1. To assemble your reindeer, layer a couple of slices of lettuce on a small plate.
  2. Put a scoop of cottage cheese on top.
  3. Lay your pear half, rounded side up, on top of cottage cheese.
  4. Put a half of maraschino cherry on for a nose, craisins for eyes, and sliced apples or broken pretzels for the antlers.
  5. Sprinkle cheddar cheese over the lettuce and cottage cheese for more color.
  6. (Save the pear juice, because as a kid I loved to pour it over the cottage cheese when eating the salad.)
  7. Simple, healthy and fun!
Recipe by Sugar n' Spice Gals at