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Deep Sea Fishing Cups

  • Author: Stephanie Pass
  • Prep Time: 30 min
  • Cook Time: 5 min
  • Total Time: 35 minutes
  • Yield: 6 cups of jello 1x


These Deep Sea JELLO Fishing Cups are the perfect fun kid food to serve at birthday parties, sleepovers, and just because!



  • 9 oz clear party cups
  • 6 oz blue gelatin
  • pretzel sticks
  • Swedish Fish
  • Cherry Pull-n-Peel Twizzlers
  • Whip Cream


  1. Prepare jello in a large sauce pan as advised on box.
  2. Let cool briefly and place into plastic punch cups. Fill each cup almost to the top, as shown.
  3. Place cups in the refrigerator and let jello set for several hours until firm, preferably overnight.
  4. Pull one “string” off your Twizzler and cut in half.
  5. Poke a hole in the gill area of a Swedish Fish with a fork tine, toothpick, or end of a skewer.
  6. Take that half string of Twizzler and push one end through the hole in your Swedish Fish.
  7. Wrap the other end of the Twizzler around the end of a pretzel.
  8. Push the end of the pretzel through the jello at the side of the cup.
  9. On the opposite side of your jello cup, create waves with your whip cream, and place one Swedish Fish in the middle.
  10. Serve immediately after adding whipped cream.


Amazon has several colors of the Pull ‘n’ Peel Twizzlers – from green, to purple, and even pink.

Amazon also has several colors of Swedish Fish if you want more than just red.

  • Category: dessert
  • Method: boil
  • Cuisine: American

Keywords: gelatin cup, jello cup, gel cup, fun kids foods, fun kid food

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