Apple Pretzel Dessert

Pat Duran


I love this recipe you can switch out the fruit and jello to suit your taste. Very easy and simple to make! My family loves this.


★★★★★ 2 votes

12 servings
15 Min


  • 2 c
    crushed pretzels
  • 1 stick
    oleo- margarine
  • 3 Tbsp
    granulated sugar
  • 8 oz
    pkg. cream cheese, softened
  • 3/4 c
    granulated sugar
  • 9 oz
    cool whip topping, thawed
  • 3 oz
    orange jello
  • 1 c
    boiling water
  • 21 oz
    can apple pie filling, chilled
  • 1 tsp
  • 1/8 tsp
  • 1 c
    frosted flakes
  • 2 Tbsp
    melted oleo
  • 2 Tbsp
    brown sugar

How to Make Apple Pretzel Dessert


  1. Mix pretzels, oleo and sugar and press into bottom of a 9x13-inch baking pan. Bake in 325^ oven for 8 minutes. Cool completely.
    Combine cornflakes, brown sugar,oleo and nuts, being sure to coat flakes evenly. Place on baking sheet and bake 3 to 5 minutes in a 40^ oven till crisp, do not burn. Set aside to cool and get crunchy.
  2. Cream cheese and sugar together; fold in Cool Whip and spread on cooled pretzel crust.
  3. Dissolve jello in water. Add cinnamon and nutmeg to the pie filling and stir mixture into the jello mixture. Chill until at the jiggly stage, pour over cheese layer. Chill until set. Before serving- sprinkle cornflakes on top of each piece.

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About Apple Pretzel Dessert

Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids

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