Is The TikTok Pear Jelly For Real?

After watching this TikTok video I needed confirmation on its legitimacy. Below you will find both the original and my adapted version if, you too, need to see a wedge of pear suspended in jelly.

Slices of pear in a glass and clear jelly.

TikTok Pear Jelly

5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 2 mins
Chilling Time 1 hr
Total Time 1 hr 7 mins
Course Dessert, Snack
Cuisine American
Servings 2
Calories 188 kcal


  • refrigerator
  • saucepan


The TikTok original

  • C. lemon lime soda
  • 1/2 pear cored and sliced lengthwise
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1 tsp. red wine vinegar

Pear Jelly That Actually Sets Up

  • C. lemon lime soda
  • 1/2 pear cored and sliced lengthwise
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1/2 tsp. agar agar


  • In a small saucepan add the lemon-lime soda, salt, vinegar, and agar agar (if making version 2). Whisk to combine.
  • Add pear slices.
  • Bring to a boil. Turn off heat. Add 1 pear wedge to a heat-safe glass. Pour lemon-lime soda mixture over the pear until submerged.
  • Refrigerate 2-3 hours.


This recipe was inspired by this TikTok video by @myasianmuminlaw.


Calories: 188kcalCarbohydrates: 48gProtein: 1gFat: 1gSaturated Fat: 1gSodium: 990mgPotassium: 122mgFiber: 3gSugar: 42gVitamin A: 22IUVitamin C: 4mgCalcium: 23mgIron: 1mg
Keyword agar agar, jelly, lemonade, pear, pear jelly, TikTok
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