Featured Recipe: Strawberry Bavarian Salad

Looking for a quick and easy dessert that everyone will love? It’s even semi healthy since it’s packed full of strawberries! Not only does this creamy Jell-O recipe taste delicious, it looks amazing, too. You can be as simple or elaborate with the presentation as you want. Since it has to set like Jell-O, you can put it in a fun and festive mold and top it with additional strawberries and whipped cream to make it more special. The great news? No baking involved!


  • 1 package of Strawberry Jello – 3 ounces
  • 1 package (10 ounces each) frozen strawberries
  • 1 package of cream cheese
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • ½ cup whipping cream


  1. Cook Jell-O as directed on the package.
  2. Mix frozen strawberries into the Jell-O mixture.
  3. Beat the cream cheese, sour cream, and whipping cream together in a mixing bowl with an electric or hand mixer.
  4. Fold the whipped cream mixture into the Jell-O mixture.
  5. Pour into the mold or pan of your choice.
  6. Cover and refrigerate overnight.
  7. Optional: Top with strawberries and whipped cream.

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