Wednesday, April 22, 2009

Maranda's Pineapple Pretzel Dessert

Pineapple Pretzel Dessert

Great salty and sweet combo!

1½ cups crushed pretzels (food processor)
1 cup sugar - divided in two
½ cup margarine
8 oz. Cool Whip 8 oz. cream cheese - softened
20 oz. can crushed pineapple in heavy syrup
2 tbs. cornstarch

Combine pretzels, ½ cup sugar, and butter. Press into 13x9 inch pan. Combine cool whip, cream cheese, ½ cup sugar. Beat well. Pour over pretzel crust. In saucepan combine pineapple and cornstarch. Cook until thickened. Spread over cream cheese. Chill and enjoy!


Mildred said...

This sounds so good. My family loves pineapple so I will definitely give this a try. Thanks and I hope you have a beautiful day!

quiltingnana said...

looks yummy

Darla said...

Pineapple is a big hit with my husband. ...and by the way, I just gained two pounds reading this!

W. Latane Barton said...

I'll have to try that. Looks yummy.

Janene said...

Sweet and Salty!
Can't go wrong with that combination!
Yummy...I love pineapple...I will try this tonight for dessert!

Junie Moon said...

This sounds ever so delicious. I've never heretofore considered the combination of pretzels and pineapple, but it makes sense now I think about it. Thank you for sharing this delight.

Needled Mom said...

Sounds really yummy, Valerie.

Darla said...

My email is taking forever this you think Vickie is well enough to look at the plant? I thought of her when I posted it, if only she blogged!

Becca's Dirt said...

This is my first visit to your blog and I can't wait to read more. I took down the pineapple dessert recipe and am going to prepare it soon. I love anything pineapple. Happy gardening & cooking to ya... Beca

PEA said...

Ooooh that sounds and looks like such a good dessert and I just love anything with pineapple:-) Will print this recipe and try it next time I have company!! xoxo

Alice Grace said...

Wow, Maranda is quite a good little cook! Can't wait to taste this one!

Michelle said...

That looks absolutely YUMMY! Thanks for sharing!