Fred’s Pretzel Salad

READY IN: 40mins
Recipe by I am the Walrus

An ever popular favorite at any family get together. Our family will go absolutely crazy if I do not bring this treat to a family event-Fred!

Top Review by Panakanic

I got this recipe from my sweet MIL several years ago, and it is really good! It's almost a dessert, instead of a side dish! The pretzel crust is just crunchy enough, and has a nice nutty flavor. I recommend using butter, not margarine in the crust, though. I'm so glad you posted the recipe here!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Mix together the first three ingredients and spread into a 9x13 inch dish. Bake at 400 degrees for 10 minutes and cool.
  2. Beat together cream cheese and one cup of sugar.
  3. Stir in cool whip and spread on cooled pretzel crust.
  4. Dissolve Jell-O in boiling water.
  5. Stir in strawberries and let set for ten minutes.
  6. Pour on top of cheese mixture and chill to the Jell-o is set (about four hours).

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