April Fools Berry Soda

Total Time

Prep: 10 min. + chilling


6 servings

Updated: Apr. 16, 2022
Your family will pucker up to one of our favorite April Fools food pranks! 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. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
April Fools Berry Soda Recipe photo by Taste of Home


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


  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.

Nutrition Facts

1 serving: 128 calories, 0 fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 65mg sodium, 31g carbohydrate (28g sugars, 2g fiber), 3g protein.