Jello Shots

Jello Shots Cocktail

Base Spirit: Rum, Vodka

Type: Classics

Strength: Medium

Difficulty: Medium

Flavor Profile: Sweet

About the Jello Shots Cocktail

Who says Jello Shots have to end at college? These tried and true party drinks are fun, easy to make and instant crowd pleasers. Pro tip: Jello Shots are a blank canvas for creativity so mix it up with different colors, flavors and shapes. Your friends will love them.

Ingredients in the Jello Shots Cocktail

  • 1 (3-oz) envelope Jell-O or other flavored gelatin (any flavor will work, but do not use unflavored)
  • 8 oz Boiling water
  • 4 oz Vodka or white rum
  • 4 oz Cold water

Glass: Shot

How to make the Jello Shots Cocktail

In a medium bowl, stir together the Jell-O and boiling water until the Jell-O dissolves. Add the vodka or rum and cold water, and stir to combine. Pour 1 ounce of the mixture into each of 16 shot glasses (small plastic or paper cups will also work) and chill until solid.

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  4. I had them before but I just need to make them for myself this Christmas

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