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washingtonpoststyle:

Our mom used to make this every 4th of July and this year we will, too. You can tell it’s Midwestern because it involves both Cool Whip and cream cheese.
Strawberry Pretzel Salad
 2 cups crushed pretzels
 3/4 cup butter, melted
 3 tablespoons white sugar
  
 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened
 1 cup white sugar
 1 (8 ounce) container frozen whipped topping, thawed
  
 2 (3 ounce) packages strawberry flavored gelatin
 2 cups boiling water
 2 (10 ounce) packages frozen strawberries
Photo by Tricia Jaeger / Recipe from AllRecipes.com

Thank you.

my fam always makes this too- so good!

bbook:

washingtonpoststyle:

Our mom used to make this every 4th of July and this year we will, too. You can tell it’s Midwestern because it involves both Cool Whip and cream cheese.

Strawberry Pretzel Salad

  • 2 cups crushed pretzels
  • 3/4 cup butter, melted
  • 3 tablespoons white sugar
  •  
  • 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened
  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 1 (8 ounce) container frozen whipped topping, thawed
  •  
  • 2 (3 ounce) packages strawberry flavored gelatin
  • 2 cups boiling water
  • 2 (10 ounce) packages frozen strawberries

Photo by Tricia Jaeger / Recipe from AllRecipes.com

Thank you.

my fam always makes this too- so good!

July 1st
  1. a-daylate reblogged this from washingtonpoststyle
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  3. walkalittlefarthertoanotherplan reblogged this from washingtonpoststyle and added:
    heeheehee
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    هل لديك بقايا معجنات أيا كانت ولكن ذات نكهة حلوة أو متعادلة ( ليست مملحة) .. لا تدرين ما الذي باستطاعتك أن تفعليه ؟؟...
  5. ngjennings reblogged this from washingtonpoststyle and added:
    dinner guests brought...for dessert Friday night. They will be invited back.
  6. msmissadventures reblogged this from washingtonpoststyle and added:
    - the sweet & salt combo is spot on. However, I’d reco a swap out...(berries & gelatin)...
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  8. racd reblogged this from allthefolly and added:
    another midwestern girl, another family favorite recipe. I often request that my mom make this one when I come home to...
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  11. fishingboatsandhos reblogged this from washingtonpoststyle and added:
    this is so yummy :o
  12. allthefolly reblogged this from chrystielynn and added:
    Lol, not only did my mom make this on Father’s Day, but she’s bringing it back for the 4th. I love this so much. Home =...
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  14. ahappyernie reblogged this from edatrix and added:
    Need to make this weekend!
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  16. petitsecret reblogged this from bbook and added:
    my fam always makes this too- so good!
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  19. lmd reblogged this from bbook and added:
    i LOVE this stuff. definitely a childhood bbq favorite.