NEXT RECIPE >

April Fools Berry Soda Recipe
April Fools Berry Soda Recipe photo by Taste of Home
Next Recipe

April Fools Berry Soda Recipe

Read Reviews
4.5 18 12
Publisher Photo
Here's a prank that will get your family to pucker up! These berry "beverages" look inviting to sip, but they're actually gelatin that's tricky to suck through a straw, so keep some spoons handy.
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 10 min. + chilling
MAKES:6 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 10 min. + chilling
MAKES: 6 servings

Ingredients

  • 2 packages (3 ounces each) strawberry gelatin
  • 3/4 cup sliced fresh strawberries
  • 3/4 cup fresh raspberries
  • 3/4 cup fresh blueberries

Nutritional Facts

1 each: 76 calories, trace fat (trace saturated fat), 0mg cholesterol, 33mg sodium, 18g carbohydrate (16g sugars, 2g fiber), 2g protein

Directions

  1. Prepare gelatin according to package directions. Refrigerate until partially set, about 2 hours. Stir in berries. Pour into six tall drink or soda glasses. Insert a straw into each glass. Refrigerate until set. Yield: 6 servings
Originally published as April Fools Berry Soda in Quick Cooking March/April 2004, p57


Reviews for April Fools Berry Soda

AVERAGE RATING
(12)
RATING DISTRIBUTION
5 Star
 (8)
4 Star
 (2)
3 Star
 (2)
2 Star
 (0)
1 Star
 (0)
MY REVIEW
Please Log In or Join to add a rating and review.
Click stars to rate
Any changes to your rating or review will appear where you originally posted your review
Loading Image
Sort By :
MY REVIEW
Kristens198
Reviewed Apr. 18, 2013

"It was okay. Maybe my kids were just too young to appreciate it!"

MY REVIEW
LandKA
Reviewed Apr. 2, 2012

"easy to make, tastes great! So funny to watch people trying to suck it through the straws!!! I used red & green grapes cut in half instead of berries."

MY REVIEW
msbraun6
Reviewed Apr. 1, 2011

"This was an awesome addition to my April Fool's meal tonight, all inspired by this website. Thanks for the idea! This one really fooled everyone."

MY REVIEW
jenny73
Reviewed Mar. 19, 2011

"Made this last April Fools and my family loved it! Had them fooled! : )"

MY REVIEW
jenny73
Reviewed Mar. 19, 2011

"Made this last April Fools and my family loved it! Had them fooled! : )"

MY REVIEW
jenny73
Reviewed Mar. 19, 2011

"Made this last April Fools and my family loved it! Had them fooled! : )"

MY REVIEW
ozwizard
Reviewed Apr. 3, 2009

"Had 'em trying to suck down their drinks and thought their skulls were going to implode! It was great!

Dave O. (a CT Fooler)"

MY REVIEW
riorita
Reviewed Apr. 2, 2009

"We made this at work for our elderly residents and they loved it."

MY REVIEW
amip2002
Reviewed Apr. 2, 2009

"These soda's were awesome! I used strawberries and blueberries. I really got my kids when they came home from school and said they were thirsty! Great recipe and my whole family loved them!"

MY REVIEW
jjmoose29
Reviewed Apr. 2, 2009

"While it was fun, I didn't fool anyone!!!"

Loading Image