How to Make Sweet and Crunchy Strawberry Jello Pretzel Desserts

How to Make Strawberry Jello Pretzel Desserts
Strawberry jello pretzel salad recipe is one of the most popular dessert recipes. Here's how to make this sweet delicacy...
Tastessence Staff
Last Updated: Jul 21, 2017
If you love cooking various types of dessert, then you should surely try making strawberry jello pretzel salad. This recipe is a wonderful combination of crispy pretzels and sweet yummy strawberries along with jello, and is usually prepared during festive seasons like Christmas or Easter. Wondering how to make this dessert? Here are some exotic recipes just for you...

Recipe #1

Ingredients
  • Butter (melted) - ¾ cup
  • White sugar - 4½ cup, 1 cup
  • Cream cheese - 8 ounces (2 packages)
  • Frozen whipped topping (thawed) - 8 ounces
  • Strawberry flavored gelatin - 6 ounces
  • Boiling water - 2 cups
  • Frozen strawberries - 16 ounces
  • Crushed pretzels - 1½ cups
Procedure: In a large bowl add 4½ cups white sugar, melted butter and pretzels. Mix them properly and put the mixture into a loaf pan. Bake the mixture for approximately 10 minutes in a preheated oven at 350 degree Fahrenheit and keep it aside to cool. Now, take a medium-sized bowl and add cream cheese and 1 cup sugar.

Beat the mixture until it turns smooth. Then add whipped topping to it. Spread this mixture evenly over the cooled crust and let it refrigerate for half an hour. In another bowl mix gelatin and boiling water. Add frozen strawberries to it and thaw the mixture. Then, pour this mixture over cream cheese mixture in the loaf pan and refrigerate the mixture until it is completely chilled.

Recipe #2

Ingredients
  • Butter (melted) - ¾ cup
  • Strawberry jello - 3 ounces, 2 packages
  • Boiling water - 2 cups
  • Frozen strawberries - 10 ounces
  • Cream cheese - 8 ounces
  • Frozen whipped topping - 8 ounces
  • Crushed pretzels - 2 cups
  • Granulated sugar - ¾ cup
Procedure: With the help of cooking spray, spray a 9 by 13 baking dish and preheat oven to 375 degree Fahrenheit. In a large bowl, add crushed pretzels, one tablespoon sugar and melted butter. Put this mixture at bottom of the baking pan and bake the mixture for 8 to 10 minutes.

Then, stir well and dissolve the jello in boiling water. Refrigerate this mixture for one hour, until it becomes thick. Then add cream cheese and remaining sugar in a bowl and beat them properly to get fluffy texture. Put in the thickened jello to this cream mixture and beat well. Then add the whipped topping and again beat. In the end put the strawberries and pour the mixture over the pretzel crust and refrigerate the mixture for several hours until it sets properly.

Recipe #3

Ingredients
  • Crushed thin unsalted pretzels - 2 cups
  • Melted butter - ¾ cup
  • Sugar - 3 tablespoons
  • Sugar - 1 cup
  • Frozen whipped topping - 8 ounces (1 container)
  • Frozen strawberries (thawed) - 10 ounces, 2 packages
  • Boiling water - 2 cups
  • Cream cheese - 8 ounces, 1 package
  • Crushed pineapple can - 8 ounces, 1 package
  • Strawberry jello gelatin dessert - 6 ounces, 1 package
Procedure: In a large bowl mix 3 tablespoons sugar, pretzels and butter. Preheat the oven at 400 degree Fahrenheit and spread the pretzel mixture over the bottom of a baking dish. Bake the mixture for 7 minutes and let it cool for one hour. Then in another bowl, put in cream cheese, frozen whipped topping and one cup sugar. Blend this mixture properly with an electric mixer.

Spread out this mixture over the baked pretzel mixture. Now, in a mixing bowl dissolve strawberry jello in boiling water and then add pineapple and frozen strawberries to it. Chill the jello mixture until it refrigerates partially. Pour the jello mixture over the cream cheese mixture and refrigerate until it sets properly.

These were some yummy strawberry jello pretzel salad recipes for you. I hope you will try these recipes at home and enjoy the delicious taste of this dessert. Happy Cooking!