Red, White & Blueberry Parfait

Red White & Blueberry Parfait

Looking for a cool, refreshing treat to serve this Independence Day – or any other patriotic holiday? This recipe is as quick and easy as they come – enjoy!


16 Ounce Box of Wild Strawberry Jello (or the red Jello of your choice) – Serves 8
2 Cups Boiling Water
2 Cups Cold Water
1 8-Oz Tub of Cool Whip (or Similar Whipped Cream Topping)
1 ½ Cups Blueberries


1. Pour the Jello into a 13 x 9 inch pan.

2. Pour the boiling water into the mix and stir for 2 minutes or until completely dissolved.

3. Stir in the cold water.

4. Refrigerate for 4 hours or until firm.

5. Cut the Jello into 1/2-inch cubes.

6. Layer your dessert as follows in your serving glasses:

  • Place the blueberries on the bottom.
  • Add the whipped cream.
  • Add the Jello.
  • Add the extra whipped cream on top.
  • Top with a blueberry for extra flair!

Recipe Source

Jello & Cool Whip Favorite Desserts Cookbook

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  1. Krissa says:

    Your parfait turned out great…I’m planning on doing those for the kids (and me) tomorrow for the 4th!

  2. Looks Yummy!!!

    I am following you thanks to FHS Hoppin Weekend!! I am currently looking for bloggers to participate in a Back To School Giveaway Hop if you are interested!! Have a great Holiday Weekend!!

  3. melody says:

    YUM, looks very good right about now!!!!

  4. Very festive and I’m sure delish!

  5. Penny says:

    love it. looks easy and refreshing

  6. Kathy says:

    This sounds light and refreshing! Looks marvelous too!

  7. Stacie says:

    Easy enough for me! Found you on Let’s Get Social. Enjoyed your blog.

  8. I looks totally yummy. You still have time to enter this for Amber’s Crafts – we accept any projects that fit the challenge. It closes on Tuesday, we love you to join us. Hugs lin

  9. Susan says:

    A perfectly festive 4th of July treat! Have a happy holiday!!

    Susan and Bentley

  10. Kortney says:

    I’m stopping by from the Super Stalker Sunday Blog Hop!! I’m so glad you joined us this 4th of July weekend to do a little stalking around! I hope you and your family are having a wonderful holiday!!
    Be sure to come join us again next weekend for more stalking fun!! Have a Happy 4th!!
    Kortney @ Kortney’s Krazy Life

  11. You have a beautiful blog. I love the desert and hope to make it soon. I’m a new follower from Surfer Sunday. Doylene

  12. Sandra H says:

    This looks almost good enough to eat! stunning:) Sandra H

  13. Melynda@Moms Sunday Cafe says:

    I love holiday/celebration themed desserts! This is so pretty and patriotic. Thanks for sharing with Cookbook Sundays!

  14. Kirsten says:

    Hi! I am a new follower from I love blogging hop!I would love for you to follow back ! Thanks!
    Have a great holiday!

  15. Southern Mama Savings says:

    This looks easy and delicious. I’ll definitely try this tomorrow with my kids.

    I’m following you from Super Stalker Sunday blog hop 🙂

  16. YUMMY! I now know what I’ll be making for dessert at our cookout tomorrow! 🙂
    Thank you for sharing! We are your newest followers! Please follow us back. We are new at blogging and need the support. Thank you!

  17. Wow, what a yummy looking treat. Following you from Monday Meet Me. Love a follow back. Happy 4th of July

  18. Lindy@Itsy Bitsy Paper says:

    Yummy in the tummy!

    I’m having a Red, White and Blue Linky Party and would love for you to join in on the fun by linking up.

  19. lindy says:

    Looks delish! Happy fourth of July!!

  20. Laura says:

    This looks great! And healthy even:)

    Stopping in from the Alexa hop. Have a great 4th!


  21. Yum! I love blueberries! I’m visiting from the Super Stalker Blog Hop and am your newest follower. I’d love it if you’d follow me too at my new blog Why We Love Green at

  22. this looks & sounds yummy! My girls love all these ingredients so will definitely have to try this!

  23. Looks great! We normally do a no-bake cheesecake with berries on it for the Fourth.

  24. This looks delicious. I think my kids would love it.

  25. SUGAR says:

    Woof! Woof! DELISH! We also made a red white n blue tasty treat on our satirday’s post. Happy 4th! Lots of Golden Woofs, Sugar

  26. Taryn says:

    Looks delicious!! I’m going to have to make it this week. 🙂 Have a good 4th.

    I found your blog from Not so Moody Blog hop. I’m at

  27. Dianna R says:

    Hopping by from the Alexa Hop 🙂 That looks delicious!! Happy 4th!

  28. Carissa says:

    Yummy! They look tastefully patriotic! : )

  29. This is so pretty looking and such a wonderful way to get your fruits.

  30. Sarah says:

    YUM! Thanks for sharing! Thanks for stopping by the blog hop! 🙂 ~Sarah

  31. Annette says:

    This is one of those classic, no fail, oh so good and easy recipes! Looks really yummy!!

  32. marie says:

    I love the look- bet it tastes great,too!
    I am your newest hop gfc/twitter follower! I’ll be back for your recipes for sure!

    Please follow back when you get a chance 🙂

  33. Alison says:

    This looks so light and refreshing! The perfect summer dessert!

  34. Janelle @ P K Glitz says:

    Wow! This looks like a great summertime treat and what a great presentation it makes! Thank you so much for sharing this recipe. I found you through It’s a Blog Party.

  35. Angela says:

    Looks so Good! I am a new follower via Skip & Jump Hop! Please check out my new blog! 🙂

  36. Chaya says:

    I have always wanted to be the newest follower and I am.

    I love this dish. It is colorful and pretty and I should have discovered it for the Fourth of July. Next year…..

  37. Anna-Marie says:

    Thanks for linking up to the NOBH. This looks like great activity for my kiddos:)

  38. Lindy@ItsyBitsyPaper says:

    Thank you so much for linking up to my Red, White and Blue Linky Party!

  39. Aimee says:

    That looks awesome! I will have to make these- and soon! Thanks for linking them up to The Sunday Showcase!

  40. shah says:

    Another triumphant creation – and so patriotic! Yummy – That would go down a treat right now – its so hot out. Thanks for you support of the creation blog hop as always.

    Shah at

  41. Rachel says:

    Yummm sounds so perfectly refreshing for a hot summer day! Thanks for linking up to the recipe hop!

  42. This looks great, but I really wanted to comment on how adorable your cats are. They are beautiful.

    I have a giveaway on my blog today; no food, but saw Flip Flops food posts and decided to click on some links.

    I’m in Raleigh, NC. I don’t know why my computer says Apex. But, the two are close.

  43. Tenille @ Help!Mum says:

    Who could pass up blueberries, cream, and jelly?

    Visiting from the Sunday Showcase 🙂

  44. BresBaubles says:

    Thanks for participating in New Food Fridays! Your recipe looks easy, delish and pretty! I am now following you and love your cat!

  45. Great idea for labor day! Thanks for stopping by sweet tooth Friday.

  46. Tavin says:

    Wow these look amazing!! Thanks for sharing.

  47. Mindie says:

    Looks easy and delish!

  48. Clare Purvis says:

    Such a healthy yet patriotic dessert option!

  49. Nicole@Show Off Friday says:

    That looks perfect and delicious! Happy 4th of July! Please come and visit again soon.


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