Raspberry Pretzel Jello

Prep Time: 50 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour
Author: Natasha of
Skill Level: Easy
Cost to Make: $6-$7
Servings: 12


  • 6 oz package Raspberry Jell-O
  • 2 cups boiling water
  • 2 1/2 cups salted pretzel sticks before crushing
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 stick 8 Tbsp unsalted butter
  • 1 8oz package cream cheese - softened
  • 1 8oz package Cool Whip - thawed in the refrigerator
  • 3/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 12 oz bag frozen raspberries - thawed in refrigerator


Pre-heat oven to 350°F.

  1. Combine 6 Oz packet of Jell-O with 2 cups of boiling water and set aside to cool to room temperature.
  2. Crush 2 1/2 cups of pretzels in a ziploc bag, using a rolling pin.
  3. Melt 1 stick of butter than add 1/4 cup sugar in saucepan. Add pretzels and mix together.
  4. Lightly press pretzel mix into a 13x9 -inch pyrex dish and bake for 10 minutes at 350°F, then cool to room temperature.
  5. While pretzel mix is cooling down, beat 8 oz of cream cheese and 3/4 cup sugar on medium/low speed until well-combined.
  6. Next, stir in Cool Whip using a spatula and mix until well combined.
  7. Spread mixture over cooled pretzels and go all the way to the edges of the dish to create a seal. You don't want the jello to leak into the pretzels. Refrigerate 30 minutes.
  8. Place raspberries evenly on top of the cream filling and pour Jell-O over raspberries and refrigerate until jello is set.