The fruit in this salad is applesauce flavored with little cinnamon candies
¼c. red cinnamon candies
1 (3oz.) pkg. cherry flavor gelatin
1c. hot water
1½c. sweetened applesauce (canned or homemade)
1 (8oz.) pkg. cream cheese
½c. chopped nuts
½c. finely cut celery
½c. mayonnaise or salad dressing
Mix cinnamon candies and gelatin, pour on hot water; stir to dissolve. Stir in applesauce. Pour half of mixture into 8″ square pan. Chill.
Blend together cream cheese (room temperature), nuts and celery; add mayonnaise. Spread in layer over firm apple mixture. Pour on remaining apple mixture. Chill until firm, unmold; garnish with small bunches of sugared grapes, if you like.