The Pickled Jell-o Food Prank

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Pickled Jell-o is a great way to prank large gatherings. It's easy and fun to make, and everyone's reactions are priceless. The possibilities are endless.


  • 2 cups water
  • 6 ounces lime Jell-o
  • .5 ounces gelatin (unflavored; (~1-2 tablespoons))
  • 1/3 cup salt
  • 2 cups pickle brine
  • 1 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon lemon extract
  • blueberries (optional topping)
  • strawberries (optional topping)
  • raspberries (optional topping)
  • orange zest (optional topping)
  • chocolate shavings (optional topping)


  1. Bring the water to a boil. Meanwhile, mix together the jell-o, gelatin, and salt. Once water reaches a boil, pour over the mixed...
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The Pickled Jell-o Food Prank

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Chris Mower