Jello shots are easy to make and great for parties. There are tons of flavors and variations, read all the suggestions... this recipe is a nice tasting example on how to do it.
Mix hot water and jello. Add rum. Pour into 2 ounce cups. Serve after the jello has set.
Vodka jello shots
posted by beckie throop @ 02:40PM, 5/19/06
Vodka jello shots are the best, nothing taste as good as jello shots.
posted by B. Zmek @ 03:50PM, 5/25/06
I've made j-shots with all types of alcohols over the past few years. Depending on the flavor of jello used, some things fit better than others (rum, flavored rums, vodka, flavored vodkas, tequila, etc). My typical recipe is to simply replace 1/2 the amount of water called for, with the alcohol of choice.
posted by laura @ 10:28AM, 5/27/06
Nothing says summer better than Jello shots! Tropical jello works well with Malibu and vodka! Yum!
You can use...
posted by Tonya @ 03:12PM, 5/29/06
You can also use berry blue jello and uv blue vodka....yummie!
posted by miria @ 07:08PM, 5/30/06
Adding sparkling wine and raspberry vodka to strawberry jello is fun and unexpectedly fizzy.
posted by Steve @ 08:51PM, 5/30/06
I think if Jesus was a drink, he'd be a Jello Shot.
posted by NightBoy in San Diego @ 02:07AM, 5/31/06
Jello shots are always a hit...you can get the small plastic serving cups at Smart & Final or other restaurant suppliers. Also, if you are worried about your guests tasting the alcohol, add a squirt of whipped cream to add sweetness!
posted by Simi @ 06:05PM, 6/02/06
What my girlfriends and i do now (EVERY WEEKEND!) is make a huge tray of jello shots and put them in those small plastic condiment cup containers with the lids. Then we put them in our purse when we go downtown. This way, we don't have to pay for drinks and we can get in the front of almost all the lines by bribing the bouncers. Best idea ever!
Jello shot cups
posted by Cheryl @ 03:57PM, 6/17/06
When we make jello shots for our annual "girls weekend out", we bought some ketchup cups from a restaurant supply store. They work great! They are about $50 for a box of 5000. We will have jello shot cups for a few more years. Note: You have to let the mixture cool slightly before pouring the shots so they don't seep through paper, but the convenience is worth it.
posted by Andrea @ 11:22PM, 6/20/06
1 pack of strawberry jello...add 1 cup boiling water and then add 1 cup banana liqueur.
Cherry and orange jello shots
posted by Jesse R @ 01:07AM, 6/21/06
Take cherry and orange jello and mix it together with captain morgan. It tastes so good.
posted by pellow jello @ 10:28PM, 6/24/06
I pour hot water and jello on my pellow and i make jellow pellows out of it. It's the best thing ever, you can eat jello while sleeping on your pellow.
You should try it!
posted by jello king @ 07:28PM, 6/29/06
Jello shots rule. Ya, lets get wasted and go floating.
Pina colada jello shots
posted by Ilene ( New Jersey) @ 04:25PM, 7/04/06
Pineapple jello with coconut rum you just can't beat an instant pina colada. Be sure to top it with a small wedge of pineapple.
posted by Jack z @ 01:51PM, 7/17/06
Recipe is great. I suppose tonnes is supposed to be tons, and tastier could be more tasty, but who cares after a few shots!
Jello Flava Fever
posted by Ashley @ 01:24PM, 7/18/06
I have made over 500 jello shots and here are some favorites:
Watermelon Jello and Malibu
Strawberry and Strawberry Schnaps
Strawberry and 99 Bananas
Orange and Orange Vodka
Fruity jello shots
posted by fruitie jello @ 08:10PM, 7/26/06
Mix fruit with your jello shot to add flavor and texture to your shot.
Kicking the Carbs
posted by Nikolet @ 12:52PM, 7/28/06
For those of you who like jello but are watching the carbs - try sugar free jello and vodka. Lots of flavor, lots of fun and not a lot of carbs.
posted by angela @ 06:30PM, 7/28/06
I use syringes (clean ones) to make my jello shots in, better then licking them out of a cup. The 10mm work the best.
posted by micahel @ 12:09PM, 7/31/06
Today was the first time i made vodka jello shots they are the best kinda shot i've tasted byfar!!
Unmessy jello shots
posted by marie @ 05:34PM, 8/01/06
Try using syringes, like you'd get from the hospital/clinic and fill them up with the jello. Then it's not messy and all you do is push them out into your mouth. (the syringes are clean and sterile and no they don't have needles on them...anyone what works in hospitals/clinics should now what i'm talking about) the 35cc and 60cc ones work best! you can even wash them when your done and reuse them!
Jello at the lake
posted by jeremy @ 09:50AM, 8/07/06
I have a boat and do alot of partying on the lakes and believe me there is nothing that will attract the attention like throwing shots to the ladies and watching them swarm on over to my boat.....it works better than throwing beads for some eye candy!!!
Yummy lime shooters
posted by Leslie @ 02:42PM, 8/07/06
Try the lime jello and Bacardi Vanilla or Coconut rum.. its awesome! Nice tropical treat.. and by the way, jello pillows? your serious?
posted by mmm jello @ 02:47PM, 8/08/06
Use Pinapple Jello with Malibu coconut rum, and you've got yourself a tasty treat! Even though pinapple jello is hard to find, its out there and sooo worth it!!
posted by Erin B. @ 01:21PM, 8/12/06
I've made Gummy Bear Jello Shots before and they were a hit! Choose whatever flavor of Jello you like, mix it with 1 cup boiling water and 1 cup of your liquor of choice (or you can adjust the amount of water to make stronger/weaker shots). Lightly spray a flavorless cooking spray in the shot cups. Pour the Jello mixture in the cups, and let the Jello set up for a little bit. Once it has started to gel slightly, gently drop a Gummy Bear in the shot. Chill in the fridge for a few hours. You can add a shot of whipped cream on top of the shots too right before you serve them. These shots were really popular at my last party!
Hint-Use 2 oz. plastic souffle cups for these so you can see the Gummy Bear through the cup. Also, tell your guests to loosen the Jello from the cup using their finger before taking the shot.
posted by Nicole @ 11:40PM, 8/12/06
Small plastic cups work really well, too. especially if you need to take them somewhere because you can buy caps for them.
Chocolate Covered Cherry Jello Shot
posted by Rosie B. @ 07:50PM, 8/14/06
These are the best. Not only did the women love them but our man friends couldn't get enough of them.
Godiva chocolate liquor
Vodka and Cherry jello.
Good for PMS too!
Ice Tray Jello Shots
posted by TORI @ 02:39PM, 8/16/06
I like taking my jello shots and putting them in ice trays and having BIGGER shots for every one to enjoy.
posted by andy @ 05:01PM, 8/16/06
I use orange jello with vanilla vodka to make an orange creamsicle.
Melon Jello Shots
posted by Jen @ 05:53PM, 8/19/06
I make my jello shots with Bacardi Grand Melon and strawberry jello.
posted by Lana @ 03:33PM, 8/20/06
Best Jello shot ever. Black Cherry Jello and Amaretto.
posted by me, not you @ 08:01PM, 8/20/06
Rather that buy them, just take the plastic ketcup cups from culvers! That is what works best for us!
posted by Cheryl @ 12:01PM, 8/23/06
You can buy PLASTIC condiment cups at Sams. Very reasonable and the supply will last for years.
Mini manhattan jello shots
posted by Kim J. @ 05:44PM, 8/23/06
I put a cherry in each cup. Mix 1 cup boiling water with box of black cherry jello and add 1 cup of southern comfort.
posted by Ivy P.R. @ 03:55PM, 8/27/06
It's great for hawaiian parties in little cups.
posted by Erin @ 09:11PM, 8/27/06
WTF? Jello Shot......its jello shooters!!!!!
posted by Mare @ 02:50PM, 8/30/06
Cranberry and vodka with a lime is what I drink when I go to the clubs so my favorite jello shot is cranberry and lime jello mixed together with vodka. Yummy! Perfect to put in the cooler on float trips!
posted by Lori55807 @ 08:55PM, 8/30/06
When I make jello shots I usually add an envelope of Knox Gelatin, they are nice & firm!
posted by kendal @ 09:51PM, 9/03/06
Cherry jello and fire ball
WOW what blast.
posted by bizzybeez @ 11:24PM, 9/03/06
Made some shots, half water half rum and could not even taste the jello, but they did stand up real nice.
This is how you make a LOT-O-SHOTS
posted by firstname.lastname@example.org @ 03:18PM, 9/07/06
Anyways I KNOW THE BEST WAY TO MAKE Jell-O SHOTS.. and im just nice enough to share my tricks with YOU....
The trick to a perfect Jell-O shot is adding the ALCOHOL at the right time..... Now there are many things you can set the Jell-O in but I prefer SOLO brand 2-oz Plastic cups with lids 1-oz is smaller than a average shot (2-oz = 1-oz Jell-O and 1-oz booze ..anyways)
What you have to do is make sure to have extra Jell-O so you can make an almost syrup thick Jell-O mix. I like using 5 average packages and just enough water to make it a soupy thickness but enough to completely dissolve the Jell-O. After you get the water boiling add Jell-O mix and dissolve. Once dissolved you will need a clean Gallon milk jug with the top cut off but still able to pour from easily. Do not add the alcohol to the mix until the water has stopped steaming or you will evaporate some of the Alcohol and that's alcohol abuse! Since the Jell-O mix is so THICK, very important, you should add one part to one part or however strong you would like your Jell-O to be. You can check the strength of the Jell-O by tasting it like a mixer. If it is thin going down it MAY not gell up. You want a consistency where it is still somewhat soupy but not thick. You don't want water .... just slightly thicker.
If you have a LOT of cups to fill, the gallon jug works wonders for mixing (shaken not stirred) and for pouring hundreds of little cups. You can make this with any Jell-O and ALMOST any alcohol you like (liquor WORKS BEST) and as stated on this site there is an almost endless combination of flavor in these recipes so enjoy. AND FOR GOD SAKES HAVE SOME FUN YOU GOT JELL-O!!!!
What is a pellow?
posted by Dude Yo @ 01:19AM, 9/13/06
Did you mean pillow instead of pellow? I am mildly confused, but I still love jello shots!
posted by lori wilcox @ 07:48AM, 9/13/06
When I was younger me and my girlfriends would drink alcohol and grape juice. We called them PURPLE JESUSES. We tried them as a jello shooter and they were great. Hey jesus likes PURPLE, too. Have fun.
posted by megz @ 08:51PM, 9/13/06
Try using sourpuss to make jello shots! Amaazing!
posted by dcm @ 02:02PM, 9/14/06
Lime jello & tequila is the best!!
Topshelf Margarita jelloshots
posted by Jimmy Buffet @ 08:46PM, 9/21/06
1 cup of Sauza Tequila (the most economical 100% Agave tequila, but use Patron if you must) 1 pack of Lime jello. 1 cup of margarita mix in the place of the hot water. (get the more expensive mix at the liguor store, and not a cheap half gallon from a grocery store) 1 teaspoon of lime juice, fresh squeezed, (not the shitty little plastic bottle kind.) After the shots set up, just barely frost the tops of shots with salt.
Oh, and very lightly spray the individual cups with the original Pam spray 30 minutes prior to poring. 20% alcohol jello shots tend to stick in the cups more than normal jello.
posted by Chris @ 04:47PM, 9/22/06
Drain a bottle of maraschino cherries, then refill it with vodka. Let it it for a few days (If you can), then drop 1 cherry in the little cup you're going to make your jell-o shots in, and make your little jell-o shots with a cherry in it! From personal experience, I can tell you that Hooters Girls love 'em!
posted by bob @ 01:33PM, 9/28/06
Thanks for the recipe...oh and jello pellow, you should lay off the alcohol, it's causing issues with your spelling. Last time i checked, pellow was spelled "pillow".
Pineapple Jello Shots
posted by Tiffany @ 03:00PM, 9/29/06
Try Island Pineapple Jello and Captain Morgan's Mango Rum. Un-freakin-believeable!
What the F
posted by Alessndra @ 06:35PM, 9/29/06
On your what. What the fuck in a pellow, you mean pillow, who in their right mind would do that.
With a twist of lime
posted by Hootie @ 01:17PM, 10/05/06
I found that if you mix a cup of tequila, a cup of jello, and a cup of boiling water and let sit the shots will be amazing!!! And you can taste the tequilla just the right amount;)
posted by Manj @ 12:39AM, 10/07/06
I had a laugh at the Jello Pellow...I think she meant Jello Pillow but it's funny! I would like to try it but I think it would be to dirty.
Dixie Cup Jello Shots
posted by A must! @ 01:32PM, 10/07/06
We always make Jello shots in those paper Dixie cups. That way when we are eating them we just tear open the cup and slurp it out! This way you get every single bit of it out!
Best jello shots ever
posted by Mark G-Dog @ 07:57PM, 10/11/06
Try strawberry jello with bacardi mellon. THE BEST EVER!!
Cherry on top
posted by Joanna, Santa Paula CA @ 03:58PM, 10/12/06
I like to add a marachino cherry in my spiced rum with cherry jello shooters! Just to add a lil extra goodie! Then put a dab of whipped cream on top!
Use vodka or Everclear
posted by Knightmare @ 10:21AM, 10/13/06
Make Jello shots with Everclear if you want to get drunk as hell.
posted by taryn @ 04:14PM, 10/13/06
I love all of you!
the BEST of the BEST
posted by brittany_06 @ 05:09PM, 10/20/06
Pineapple jello with Captain Morgan's Coconut rum.....it is the GREATEST concoction EVER!
posted by MLBS and A @ 07:43PM, 10/20/06
Jello shots are the best ever. Some of my friends and I took the recipe and modified it. We used lime jello and the cup of water and half cup vodka and half cup triple- sec it is so good!!!!!! We started to drink it before it was ready!!!
Jello pellow egads!
posted by Jerry @ 05:59PM, 10/22/06
The Jello pellow party was a hit! Till my wife came home and had to clean the beds:( My hairs still a little sticky!
Berry blue island
posted by shannon @ 12:09PM, 10/23/06
I use berry blue jello with island pucker. YUMMY!!! I also use watermelon pucker with watermelon jello. Oh so good!
posted by Jenn @ 09:13PM, 10/27/06
I think that who ever said "if jesus were a drink he'd be a jello shot" is very ignorant. Jesus is not about all that.
Jello shot question
posted by Jello shot @ 10:51PM, 10/31/06
After adding the hot water, jello, and rum, and letting it sit. How are you supposed to take the shot if the jello starts to become a solid (is that what the ingredients meant by saying to let the mixture sit?). Somebody please answer my question.
like oh my god
posted by tiff, but friends call me jello @ 12:19PM, 11/01/06
LIKE WOW> lol.
These thingy majiggers are like so totally awesome. OMG, i
ttyl bff lol syl!
MM jello shots.
posted by mhm. @ 01:34PM, 11/02/06
Cherry Jello and Straight vodka. It's so good. You can't even tell there's vodka in there and gets you pretty fucked up. We just use the dixie cups. Like the ones for the bathroom. They're small and fun. :]
posted by amt pa. @ 09:25AM, 11/03/06
Grape jello --let it cool-- add 1 cup blackberry brandy, comments ranged from "this is the smoothest jello shot ever" to "what a great way to warm up while tailgating".
Blackberry Jello Shots
posted by amt..pa. @ 09:29AM, 11/03/06
1 box large grape jello
2 cups cold water
boil water add jello let it cool--mix well when cool add:
2 cups blackberry brandy
pour into small jello shot containers and put covers on top
Try Parrot Bay over Malibu
posted by Shotman @ 11:15PM, 11/03/06
Substitute Parrot Bay rum by Capt. Morgan w/pineapple, better flavor.
posted by ms20748 @ 10:18PM, 11/13/06
First take a jar of cherries and drain the juice and fill the jar are up PATRON and let sit for 1-2 days. Then make your regular J-shots and use tropical flavor rum. Before the jello firms. drop a cherri in each shot cup. That way you get a double dose....is the CHERRY BOMB!
posted by Zoe @ 12:47PM, 11/15/06
This was wicked. How could something so simple taste so good!
posted by Lina @ 08:15AM, 11/16/06
For those of you who like your alcohol hard, why not have your jello that way too? Jagermeister goes well with strawberry jello. Mix the jello with the hot water as usual, then 1/2 cold water and 1/2 jagermeister. For those who like their alcohol harder (or what i call the double trouble jager shot) replace the 1/2 cold water with jager. My friends and I have these all the time and we never tire of them! Enjoy!
Put some hair on your chest man!
posted by Freakin' Boozer @ 05:45AM, 11/17/06
Here's how you really make a j-shot. With the packet of jello, check the how much water you need given the jello packet size. Cut that number in half and substitute it all with Everclear. Water just thins it out. Then let it cool like normal. Don't think it works? Try it, I get it spot on every time, and you need fewer to hit the floor that way :) Enjoy muthafuggahs!
Orange Slice Shooters
posted by Partygirl @ 04:54PM, 11/24/06
Cut oranges in half and scoop out the insides. Fill with orange jello/vodka mix, chill and cut into wedges. Its a fun and fruity way to party!!!
151 jello shots
posted by mo @ 04:39PM, 11/29/06
They taste so good, before you know it you're wasted!
posted by Erin @ 08:15PM, 12/05/06
Me and my girls like to buy a fresh pineapple and cut it up in tiny pieces and let it soak in vodka over night, the next morning, we put tropical jello and vodka in the cup with the crushed pinneaple!! Yumm!
posted by audi chick @ 12:27AM, 12/08/06
I mixed watermelon jello with Watermelon Bacardi. I chilled the alcohol in place of the cold water.
Jello shots for Jesus
posted by Jesus @ 08:11AM, 12/09/06
Instead of bong hits for Jesus we do Jello shots for Jesus!! Amen.
Dreamcicle jello shots
posted by Glen (Texas) @ 10:07AM, 12/14/06
1 pack orange jello, Skyy Vanilla Vodka, water. Mix Jello and 1 cup boiling water. Add 1 cup Skyy vanilla vodka. Refridgerate. I put my bottles of alcohol in the freezer prior to making so it gets cold. I find that the shots gel better when the alcohol is cold when mixed in.
posted by q.t @ 01:03AM, 12/23/06
Cherry jello and black cherry flavored vodka. Wow! That's the shit.
posted by maddy @ 03:45AM, 12/28/06
NEW YEARS THIS WEEKEND!
Yee I'm making JELLO SHOTS...heheh first time any suggestions?
Jello shot question--Answer
posted by duh @ 07:14PM, 12/28/06
You have to put into shot form, before it jells/gells completely.
Hence, Jello shots, you dont just make it in a bowl and leave it there....
Whatever, this is the BEST of the BEST
posted by Cockey @ 09:08PM, 12/28/06
Cranberry jello with malibu coconut rum.
Answer to above question
posted by jello-licious @ 02:08AM, 12/29/06
The shot is meant to be taken as a solid. You can kinda unlodge the jello w/ur fingers b/f taking the shot, but it's solid when you take it!
Daily dose of fruit
posted by nikki @ 04:58PM, 12/30/06
Hollow out orange, lime, or lemon halves, pour your jello shot mixture into the halves and let set.. after they set cut the halves into wedges as you would an orange lemon etc...
Reply to a post....
posted by Shoobz @ 10:02PM, 12/30/06
"After adding the hot water, jello, and rum, and letting it sit. How are you supposed to take the shot if the jello starts to become a solid (is that what the ingredients meant by saying to let the mixture sit?). Somebody please answer my question".....
It's a shot in the sense that you take it as a a solid shot (as you would eat jello" It's not taken as you would normally w/ a liquid shot. Great post by all btw!!
posted by GiSSeLLe @ 12:28AM, 12/31/06
Thanks to all who have posted all these amazing combinations!!! Oh yeah and jello pellow was so stupid but it was ass blasting hilarious.
Extreme jello shots
posted by alicia @ 05:44PM, 12/31/06
Jello shots are yummy. We use the large size packets of jello and made peach with mango rum and put into 5 oz cups that way you get a whole shot of alcohol in the shot, and we also did strawberry with tropical pucker yumyum.
posted by bre @ 11:35PM, 12/31/06
I make jell-o shots using the small plastic containers that you can buy at restaurant wholesalers (smart n final), the ones that are sized like the ones used by teriyaki restraunts are sized perfectly and they come with covers!!!
posted by badgergirl53706 @ 11:14PM, 1/04/07
Thanks for all the great combos! I can't wait to try them out! One question tho, so I'm having a party and we're going to make a bunch of different types of jell-o shots, but how much does one packet/mixture make? 10? 15? 20? Just so we have a relative idea of how many we should buy... thanks!
posted by teajay @ 10:27AM, 1/12/07
The best jello shot is made with apple puckers and lime jello talk about yum!
The REAL best recipe!!
posted by ProJelloShooter @ 05:07PM, 1/12/07
All of these recipes sound okay.... but if you actually want to make the BEST jello shooters, then take;
1 cup boiling water
1/2 cup rootbeer schnaps
1/2 cup raspberry vodka
1 pack lime jello
I know that might sound gross... but is taste EXACTLY like those bottle-cap candies.
The taste is IDENTICAL!!!
posted by geaux tigers @ 05:25PM, 1/12/07
Pick your favorite teams colors and make shots, they will be the hit of the tailgate!
Jello shot answer
posted by tammy @ 06:44PM, 1/16/07
The shot is taken as a solid, its like eating regular jello.
posted by Erin P. @ 01:09PM, 1/18/07
Use Sour Apple Jell-o with Sour Apple Pucker! It's a hit and it tastes great!!
posted by duh @ 09:11PM, 1/23/07
Someone must me underage... of course you let the jello sit, it's suppose to be a solid when you eat it. It's jello, it's soft.
Re: Jello shot question
posted by River Rat @ 12:39AM, 1/24/07
Wow, poor kid, umm you take jell-O shots just like a regular shot, but because it is jell-O it is like taking a 2 ounce bite of jell-O instead of a regular shot. It is just a little more enjoyable. Try it when you are old enough.
THANK YOU EVERYONE ELSE FOR ALL THE TIPS AND TRICKS!
Drinking the jello shot
posted by Deviant Informant @ 11:23PM, 2/01/07
What you do is to make sure that you add the alcohol to the boiling water and then immediately take the shot. That guarantees the best synergism between the water, the sugar, and the alcohol.
And when you go to the hospital, make sure you tell them that you are a freshman.
Disclaimer: If you hadn't noticed the sarcasm...
posted by Deviant Informant @ 11:31PM, 2/01/07
Of course, I am just kidding. NEVER drink boiing water. If you really are that clueless, by "letting it sit", it really means "let it solidify." You *eat* the shot. Or suck the jello out. That's what makes the shots fun in the first place.
A different point:
You can make layered shots by pouring the first layer, letting a skin form, and then carefully pouring the next layer. If you wait too long, the layers will separate. If you do it too soon or too carelessly, they will mix. If you're artsy, It can make a NEAT look.
You can use same alcohol for two different jello colors/flavors or use different alcohols for same/different jellos. If you're REALLY talented, you could probably figure out a way to make a long island ice tea in layers.
posted by Bubba @ 06:03PM, 2/02/07
After you add boiling water allow it to get to room temp then add the vodks. I keep the voddy in the freezer. Adding the alcohol to the hot water evaporates it. This is one strong shooter!
The Best Shots Ever in Life!!!!!
posted by LACEY @ 10:51PM, 2/05/07
Let me tell you the best jello-shots ever in life are PINEAPPLE JELLO w/ AMERETTO!! They are so good!!!!! Your friends will go nuts!!!!
posted by JLo @ 05:39PM, 2/08/07
Bill Cosby never saw this coming :)
Peach on peach
posted by jollyjelloshots @ 08:51PM, 2/12/07
Mix peach schnapps with peach jello, these are too good.
posted by Nick J. @ 05:25PM, 2/13/07
Definitely use the 60cc syringes. They are unbelievable. Do the same recipe as everyone else has written, but fill the syringes with the jello. Let it set in the fridge for a few hours and they are great. If you are using a cheap vodka (like i do) use peach or green apple jello. The strawberry or lime shots aren't the best with a vodka that tastes similar to gasoline. Hope this helps.
posted by Allen Koholic @ 12:42AM, 2/15/07
You take the shot in Jello form. You don't drink it while it's liquid. You suck it out of the shooter cup.
posted by Lori @ 11:26AM, 2/19/07
Um..tiff called jello...you don't take the shot till it's JELLO hence the name Jello-Shooter!...let it chill to where it's gelatin then shoot it..they're amazing!!
posted by kiki @ 06:19PM, 2/22/07
So I'm not really into tasting the alcohol so I thought I'd like jello shots but the last time we made them it was way too strong. How do you know how much to put in?
If God doesn't do jello shots
posted @ 03:21PM, 2/24/07
If God doesn't do jello shots, I don't want to go to Heaven.
posted by Kpooh @ 01:17PM, 3/08/07
Does anyone know if you can add a slice of banana to the jello shots or not? Have been wanting to try it to see, but afraid of wasting all that alcohol!! LOL
Thinking of the strawberry banana jello & vodka.
Sparkling Jello Shots
posted by Raven @ 10:04PM, 3/09/07
I use the same recipe, but I dissolve the jello in 1/2 cup on boiling water, and add 1/2 of cold club soda with the cup of alcohol. This makes them fizzy-everyone loves them, and always asks me to bring them to the party-The favorite flavor is orange jello with vanillia vodka, and pineapple jello with parrot bay rum.
posted by pyrogrrl @ 02:08PM, 3/14/07
Thanks for all the ideas - I love the margarita mix, tequila, lime jello one - gonna try that this weekend.
Anyone heard of Tech n9ne?!
posted by Alicia @ 09:15PM, 3/15/07
Well, if you have, you've heard of the Caribou Lou. "Malibou Rum, 151, Pineapple Juice." The drink of the gangsta. haha. Well, anyway, try the drink its delicious, and then try the jello shooter, its amazing! 6 oz Pineapple jello, boil in 1 cup water, and then add 1 more cup of a mixture of Malibu and 151 to taste. [I'd go light on the 151, they call it that for a reason!] Delicious, and a funny reference. Caribou Lou Shooters. Doesn't get any better than that!
posted by Kathy @ 08:58PM, 3/16/07
I just wanted to find a recipe for St. Patty's day. Pellow, pillow... Chillax. After Bahama Mama shooters it's all the same...
3 box each Orange. strawberry, pineapple jello, 1 can orange juice and strawberries w/ 4 cups rum and 2 cups coconut rum (2 cups water)
MMMMMMMMMM - Everybody loves jelloooo
RE: Jello Shot Question
posted by Bella_Sarah @ 09:07PM, 3/16/07
LMAO!! That Tiff is the fun of a JELLO Shooter!! Your supposed to suck it out, not drink it out!! Its supposed to turn to jelly...unless theres to much alcohol in it!! So go make sum more and have FUN!!!
Leave Jesus Out Of This
posted by michelle @ 11:23PM, 3/19/07
Some people are so stupid. Don't bring
Jesus down to your level. Have all the fun in the world just leave him out of it. Maybe you need to lay off of the jell-o shots a little.
Jesus Jello Snot
posted by What Would Jelloshot Do? @ 02:15PM, 3/23/07
Uh yeah, and speaking for Jesus like you know him and he's real isn't ignorant. Ok, but yeah, I am going to try these sweet recipes. BTW - a friend of mine let me borrow the jello racecar molds and she makes them and calls them drunk drivers.
posted by hillbillies wife @ 10:39PM, 3/23/07
Try using apple jack xxx lime jello with a little sugar and apple pucker...they will knock you on your ass.
posted by Leslie @ 09:14PM, 3/30/07
I have also had jello shots and drank them before they set.. so i guess it wasn't technically jello... yet. But they were SOOO good!!!!
Science of the shot.
posted by It's me John @ 11:07PM, 4/02/07
The cherrie idea is great, thanks for that creative touch! I would like to add that alcohole boils at 170 degrees F. So chill the Jell-o as much as you can before adding in the booz or you risk evaporating the vitimin A. Also adding Knox gelatin can add firmness and allow Jell-o shot cubes you can cut from a cookie tray and seve a tasty square cubes.
posted by Allupnya @ 08:00AM, 4/04/07
Try Banana rum with raspberry jello you won't be disappointed.
Magic Jello shooters
posted by Jiggler @ 11:29PM, 4/06/07
Take some of your favorite magic mushrooms and boil them in your jello-water for an hour, strain, then use as normal. MMMmmm, Magic Jello.
And of course, you let them sit/set in the fridge until they're nice and firm.
1:1 water:bacardi 151 works well for me also.
For best results...
posted by Drunk in FL @ 02:16PM, 4/07/07
Follow proportions as mentioned but use Everclear instead of Malibu and you wont even know what hit you!!
Jello shot question answer
posted by dlp @ 10:22PM, 4/09/07
Jello shots are suppose to be set and you really eat them not drink them try them they are really great. It hits you before you know what happens but oh so wild.
Another tropical-style option
posted by CherryFrost @ 03:58PM, 4/19/07
Berry Blue Jello & Captain Morgan's Parrot Bay.
Getting em out
posted by melly @ 10:15PM, 4/20/07
If you use the plastic cups, line em up on a cookie sheet or in a cake pan to put in the fridge and set. When you get ready to serve em, dip them in hot water for a few seconds. Loosens up the outside of the jello. Too long and it turns back into liquid, so be quick.
A to the jello shot Q
posted by eating one as we speak: jello-shot @ 11:48PM, 4/21/07
It's not a liquid shot, let it set then you slurp down the jello, eat it, swallow it, whatever, consume and enjoy :)
posted by Crash @ 11:57AM, 4/25/07
Try boiling apple juice instead of water...makes the shot a bit more smooth. They're delicious!!! About to make 300 or so for a party...
Re: Jello Shot Question
posted by Bethany @ 06:21PM, 4/29/07
The jello doesnt become a solid. You let it sit and it settles like regular Jello.
You then eat the jello. They just call them shots because most people put them in shot glasses, and they're about as powerful as a shot of liquor.
posted by Rene' @ 05:30PM, 5/03/07
Orange jello, vanilla vodka, and a squirt of spray whip. Tastes like a creamsicle, only so much better!!!
Jello Shooter question
posted by Jen @ 09:05PM, 5/04/07
You are supposed to let the jello get firm to take the shot. Let it cool in the fridge for 4 hours. Then serve.
posted by EC @ 01:59PM, 5/07/07
To lime jello, add a cup of Rose's Lime Juice and a cup of vodka. (Rose's lime juice is intensely sweet and sour--this is a Vodka Gimlet--but gelled).
posted by Ms. T @ 02:57PM, 5/08/07
I am going to try Captain Morgans Mango Rum with Peach Jello but the pina colada shots sound great
HOW MUCH JELLO CAN YOU DO???
posted by there is never enough JELLO @ 05:57PM, 5/08/07
OMG ....u r so missing out if you've never done jello !! I can remember making boxes upon boxes.Even after we all had way too many :) there is nothing like waking up the next morning to find jello shot cups who knows where!! Oh & by the way they hit u like a freight train...so if u think u need more to drink...think again! JELLO RULES!!!!!!!
Shooters and bikers
posted by phxtequilalimeshooter @ 02:42PM, 5/11/07
Best wedding ever.. after biker buddies rode to reception.. toast was made with jello shooters in their champagne glasses.. a sweet way to start a rowdy night!
posted by ilykejager356 @ 03:39PM, 5/12/07
He was joking RETARDS. Jellow...pellow... HELLO. Jezus I hate stupid people!
posted by MzBlaze @ 05:28PM, 5/14/07
Now jello makes margarita and pina colada flavors!
Jello shots recipe
posted by dj @ 12:09PM, 5/15/07
Bring one cup of water to a boil, add 1 box of jello, add 1/2 cup of any alcohol you want, then add 2 ice cubes, this will help them set up faster. Put in the freezer for 1 hour and you're set.
re: Jello shot question
posted by kate @ 03:56AM, 5/16/07
You're meant to leave it to become solid and then squeeze it into your mouth and chew it.
ah the many flavors of jello
posted by Morrighan @ 08:26AM, 5/16/07
In the summertime, jello puts out special flavors: Pina Colada, Margarita, and Strawberry Daiquiri.
So you make the Pina Colada with rum, the Margarita tequila, and the Strawberry Daquiri with rum or vodka...
We had one HELL of a party last summer...
Also, I personally favor using the little 2ox plastic solo cups, that way you actually end up with an ounce of alcohol per shot. The little 2 oz cups are easily available (check wal-mart, by the paper plates)
Mardi Gras Shots
posted by RJ @ 07:23AM, 5/17/07
I'm required to do these every year before the local parade, and do the colors of Mardi Gras. Use grape, pineapple and line Jello with 1 cup hot water, 1/2 cup top shelf vodka and 1/2 Malibu or another of the top shelf Coconut rums. I've tried several, and they're all OK. Pour into paper condiment cups, chill overnight and put them in a cooler with a bit of dry ice, and off to the parade! Have fun...
Ice Tray shoots
posted by Me @ 04:26PM, 5/22/07
Does anyone know how to get the jello shots out of an ice tray easy.
I want to make some "pecker" shaped ones for a party from a pecker ice tray!! lol
posted by Thatoneguy @ 03:25AM, 5/26/07
Has anyone ever mixed up the jello and added it to one of those halloween brain molds? I think that would be pretty cool.
posted by Ls @ 12:22AM, 5/29/07
Try the Blu jello with 99 apples its really yummy.
posted by me @ 04:34PM, 6/01/07
No it is not my first time having them, it is my first time making them....wow, I have gotten a lot of ideas from you all. SO, I guess my question would have to be, is if you want to make red, white, and blue jello shots, how would you get the white and what liqure should I use for all those colors listed?
Dip the ice tray in warm water for a few
posted by me @ 04:39PM, 6/01/07
To get your shots out of the ice cube tray, dip the bottom of the tray in warm water for a couple of seconds, just long enough to loosen them up, then they should come out when you flip the tray over.
Tropical and yummy!
posted by seattlegirl @ 04:47PM, 6/01/07
Here are a couple of our most favored recipes for our group:
1 - 3 oz package orange jell-o
1 - 3 oz package peach jell-o
1 and 1/2 cups boiling water (a little less water to make them set better)
2 cups Cabana Bay Pineapple & Coconut rum ( or you can substitute 1 cup of malibu pineapple rum and 1 cup any coconut flavored rum if you can't find Cabana Bay).
1 - 3oz pkg Blackberry fusion jello
3/4 cup boiling water
1 cup Malibu Passion fruit rum
These are great and you can't even tell your drinking until it hits you. Enjoy!
posted by me @ 08:23PM, 6/01/07
TO: Troical & Yummy.
Thank you for some flavors and what to use also the tip about less water and some substitutes.
posted by unknown @ 05:45PM, 6/02/07
1) What in the heck is a "Pellow?" 2) How do you eat while sleeping???
Another Pina Colada
posted by LLP @ 11:36AM, 6/09/07
Pineapple jello 1 cup of boiling water, mix in a heaping tablespoon of coconut milk concentrate (do not mix the can just use the white meaty part) Then add 1 cup of vodka. Produces a cloudy yellow shot with a slightly white cap. Bonus-it does not stick to the cup.
posted by jollyrancher @ 07:53PM, 6/10/07
I think jello and pucker make the best jello shots! They taste like jolly ranchers and they go great with beer.
Sticking to cup
posted by unknown @ 09:56AM, 6/13/07
Sometimes i have problems with the jellow sticking to the plastic cups....how can i stop this?
There's always room for Jello
posted by Markus Narkus @ 01:57PM, 6/13/07
I double up the recipe. For each batch I use two packs of Jello & use two cups of water and 1 cup of booze of my choice instead of the 4 cups of liquid. That way it gels without fail & they are thick and you have to use your tongue to get it loose from the plastic cup.
It makes for great conversation at my parties.
Jello Bean Mold
posted by Wendy @ 12:22PM, 6/15/07
I use the Jello Bean molds made by Jello. They are great for many flavors and set up faster. Fun to mix and match your flavors. Just have to watch the kids around them.
Curious about Cream Liquors
posted by Lori @ 05:28AM, 6/18/07
Has anyone ever tried using Baileys or Kaluha in Jello shots? I am curious to know how they would taste. Use unflavored Jello?
Getting the Jello out of plastic cups
posted by Christina @ 08:09AM, 6/18/07
In answer to how do you get the jello out of your plastic cup. Most people take a toothpick and circle it around in the cup - this losens the jello therefore making it easier for you to suck it out of the cup.
Hope this helped.
Can you freeze jello shots
posted by debbie @ 10:22AM, 6/20/07
Can you put jello shots in the freezer? I know alcohol does not freeze. I just wanted to know, so I can make them the night before a party and alot of them. Have more in the freezer.
Use your tongue!!
posted by Marcy @ 10:55AM, 6/20/07
The easiest way to get Jello shots out of the 2 oz plastic cups from Sam's is to stick your tongue out and run it in between the edge of the cup and the Jello!! Silly people! Our favorite jello shots include the chocolate covered cherries (or strawberries), cosmopolitans, seabreezes, Red Hots, Margaritas (we just use the Chi-Chi's mix), fuzzy navels, caramel apples (yum!!) and purple hooters. And last year we made "sex on the beach" ones. This year we're gonna try Pineapple Upside-Down cakes. But I like the idea of soaking the cherries in vodka and adding them to the choc-covered cherry ones!
posted by JELLIN @ 08:57AM, 6/21/07
I have had plenty of jell-o shooters, but this weekend will be my first time making them.... I want to do shots based on colors, for a graduation party.... need some ideas on what will look black??? Thanx!!! and all these ideas sound great!!!
New & Improved
posted by Mel @ 12:44PM, 6/21/07
Jello is putting out for a limited time three new flavors of Jello. Margarita, pina colada, and strawberry daiquiri. Bought them all but only tried strawberry - it wasn't much different tasting than regular strawberry and did not come in sugar-free. Wouldn't hurt to try them in shots though. I'm sure the company thought of this!!!!
Tooth pick solution
posted by Cindy Peach @ 12:09PM, 6/22/07
Best way to get the jello out of the cup is to stick a toothpick in it on the edge. we use one with little flags on them for our annual 4th of July party. Move the toothpick around the edge of the cup, helps the shot come right out.
Black Jello Shots
posted by Em @ 09:36PM, 6/22/07
Jellin I made black shots last year for New Year's to go with my color scheme and I used grape jello and added black food coloring to it. Worked great! HTH
Some more mixes
posted by Cassie @ 10:26PM, 6/22/07
So there are a few different recipes we make and for each pack of jell-o we just add a cup of alcohol instead of water anyway
Peachtree achnapps with mixed fruit jello
Smirnoff watermelon vodka with strawberry daiqiuri jello
wilderberry schnapps with mixed fruit jello
Blue Hawaiian maui with strawberry banana jello
Blue hawaiian maui and voka with island pineapple jello
tropical maui with island pineapple jello
smirnoff watermelon vodka with cherry jello
FUN FUN FUN hope you enjoy.
RE- Sticking to Cup
posted by jello- pro :P @ 12:45PM, 6/23/07
Hey i hate it when my friends make jello shooter in the plastic cup, its always so much more difficult to get the shot into your mouth than it should be. When I make them i put them in the paper cups (usually "stolen from MacDonalds, because they have the biggest ketchup cups) dont worry about the jello leaking through the paper, it hasnt happened to me yet and ive been making them for a very long time.... all you have to do when youre ready to take the "shot" is squeez the jello into your mouth....soooo much more convenient then spinning a toothpick....or swirling your toung.... especially when the shooter is allll alcohol....and you just want to swallow it, without tasting it.....
Cookie trays and molds
posted by party girl in training @ 03:19PM, 6/23/07
When you use a cookie tray or a mold, do you have to use the jello jigglers or can you just use the regular jello?
Get a grip
posted by Jello shooters ROCK in Richmond @ 10:26AM, 6/25/07
I have literally made thousands of Jello shooters, that is what is requested of me for all parties. I use the 1 oz plastic condiment cups, so getting them out with your tongue is not an issue. I use a turkey baster to fill the cups, quick clean & easy. The top 2 flavors requested are my Jolly Ranchers - green apple jello & sour apple pucker, and my Peachy Keen's - peach jello & peach schnapps.
posted by DonDon @ 12:26PM, 6/26/07
I've always wondered what it would be like to mix something like chocolate liquer with chocolate pudding mix....sounds yummie to me!
Easy to get out!!
posted by KY @ 06:28PM, 6/26/07
I've learned a lot from reading all of the comments on this page. Thank you!!
I find it works best to use the 2oz. plastic Solo cups that come with lids. They stack very nicely for storage. I line them up and spray them with non stick cooking spray, unflavored of course. Simply run your tongue along the edge and they come out whole. It's a slightly bigger Jell-O shot, but still yummy. That way you don't have to bother with toothpicks. I have also put my Jell-O shots in the freezer to get them to set quicker, not sure about leaving them in over night though.
Recently I used Island Pineapple Jell-O and Pineapple Malibu and they were a huge hit. I was also wondering if anyone tried using Red Bull with any of their Jell-O shots?
Malibu Bay Breeze Jello Shots
posted by Pammyk @ 11:07AM, 6/27/07
Try mixing pineapple and cranberry jello together with Malibu rum. Mmmmmmmm!!
Strawberries -n- Champagne
posted by RC @ 08:27PM, 6/29/07
I have made a ton of jell-o shots over the past few years and this one is loved by so many
1 box strawberry jello
1 cup of water
1 cup of cooks extra dry champagne
peaches and champagne was also a favorite
fresh strawberries can also be added
Drunken Fruit Bowl
posted by RC @ 08:38PM, 6/29/07
This is not a jello shot recipe but many of you will love this. Take a watermelon and cut a small hole in the top of it while it is laying flat pour your desired type of liquor in it a fifth will do. Let sit for 24 hours then cut open and slice up the watermelon and add other cut up fruit that have set over night also. Mix all the fruit together and have a drunken fruit bowl. Your guest will keep coming back for more.
posted by Dave @ 10:08PM, 7/08/07
My fraternity made 12,000 for a christmas party. Yea, 12,000. Took us 2 weeks, doing it daily. Gotta say, one fuckin' crazy party. Thank God it was cold out and we could store them in sheds and what not.
posted by Jimmie Johnson Fanatic @ 06:04PM, 7/18/07
Hello out there fellow jello shooters. I just bought today three fantastic new flavors of jello and dying to try them as jello shots. They are Margarita, Pina Colada and Strawberry Daiquiri. Don't those sound marvelous? Look around the alcohol section of your favorite grocery store for them.
posted by britters @ 05:22PM, 7/23/07
I have had jello shots in syringes. It's a great idea... a lot easier for no messes. It's fun, every flavor of jello is great. Try syringes its fun!!
posted by beth @ 01:23PM, 7/27/07
I have used watermellon vodka with Berry flavored jello and they are yummy!!!
posted by michelle @ 05:22PM, 7/29/07
I am gonna try the syringe method doesn't sound as messy. Thanks for all the tricks of the trade.
"if jesus were a drink he'd be a jello shot"
posted by willy @ 01:18PM, 7/30/07
"if jesus were a drink he'd be a jello shot"
posted by toni @ 04:28PM, 7/30/07
Don-Don, I have been making pudding shots and jello shots for my block party for years - and the pudding shots are a bigger hit (perhaps b/c there not as commin). You need to buy the INSTANT pudding and you use 1/2 the amount of milk the recipe calls for and the other half liqueur. I have always used Kahlua. I buy a can of whip cream and leave in the tray with the pudding shots, for guest to put on top.
Jello shots w/ tequila
posted by Valerie A Connolly @ 06:28PM, 7/31/07
Your jello shots could be improved like this.Try this recipe;
2-3oz boxes lemon jello
2-3ox boxes lime jello
3cups boiling water
cool with ice 1/2cup
add 2cups margaritaville mix
2cups of tequila
posted by Mary C. @ 11:13AM, 8/08/07
Jello now makes a margarita flavor and strawberry daiquiri flavor jello mix, just add tequila (not the cheap stuff) and rum to the respective flavors and you're all set - no more mixing flavors!
I've also tried Island Pineapple jello with Raspberry Bacardi Rum - it's a hit with everyone who's tried it!
Thanks for the Pudding tip
posted by Susan in NY @ 12:14AM, 8/11/07
i'm going to try the pudding next weekend...chocolate pudding with Kahlua...sounds yummy...and fattening...i'll try it with sugarfree pudding and see what happens...my Jello shots are always made with sugarfree Jello and they are awesome.
posted by CindyLou @ 08:33PM, 8/12/07
So I find that if you have a firmer cup for the jello shot its harder to get out.. anyone know of anyway besides your finger or a toothpick to help with that process? ..and dont say different cups.. because we got a ton of these plastic cups that are too strong to squeeze to loosen.
posted by dana in indiana @ 09:54AM, 8/14/07
Has any one made jello shots with crown royal? Wanting to know if they're good.
posted by Tasha in Gloversville NY @ 12:55PM, 8/16/07
J-Shots are the best at new years, it's a cheap easy way to get crunked and serves a lot of people. Try using lime jello with vodka, totally refreshing!
posted by Paige Redx @ 06:10PM, 8/16/07
Here's an eye opener:
1-3oz. Cranberry jello
1-3oz. Peach jello
2 cups boiling water
1 can Red Bull
1 cup Vodka (or less water, more vodka!)
Thanks for all the new ideas!!!
How long do jello shots keep?
posted by Kara @ 12:55PM, 8/18/07
How long can you store jello shots in the fridge? I want to make them ahead of time for a party.
posted by Dawn @ 10:01AM, 8/20/07
We had Jello shots at a friends camp site the other weekend and we were told to use our tongues to get all the jello out. What a blast...the jokes about our mens tongues and getting practice.. too funny. It wasn't messy at all just funny. We are going to make them for our annual bbq this weekend. woo hoo.
posted by Jesus @ 04:39PM, 8/26/07
God gave us everything we have, so I can be a jello shot!!
posted by Hj @ 06:38PM, 8/29/07
of course it's jello pellow, "pillow" doesn't rhyme with "jello"!
STORING THE SHOTS
posted by crazy jen @ 03:31PM, 8/30/07
You need to use those little cups with the lids on them. then depending on how many you have total you can store them in the fridge various ways.....in larger "tupperware" containers on a shelf, the veggie bins make a great "grab-n-go" bucket. But if you don't have covers the best I saw ever was the all the shelves covered and then "cookie" baking sheets were used to stack the ENTIRE fridge!!!! It was a long nite LOL!! The baking sheets WITHOUT edges work best....Good Luck
posted by smitty @ 08:42AM, 8/31/07
I like to make pudding shots for all our get togethers as well as jello shots... devils food chocolate pudding using half the milk and for the alcohol I use half kahlua and half irish cream gives it more of a kick, topped wth redi whip type cream before ya serve 'em! Grand marnier and vanila pudding is good too...
posted by Capt. Fantastic @ 09:25AM, 8/31/07
Has anyone used jack daniels at all and if so what flavor jello?
posted by Tammy Parot head @ 08:40PM, 8/31/07
Jello shots w/ tequila
posted by Valerie A Connolly @ 06:28PM, 7/31/07
I am going to the Jimmy Buffett concert Sunday. Everyone wanted me to make Jello shots. I have never even tried one before thanks for the recipe..Wish me luck...
Your jello shots could be improved like this. Try this recipe;
2-3oz boxes lemon jello
2-3ox boxes lime jello
3cups boiling water
cool with ice 1/2cup
add 2cups margaritaville mix
2cups of tequila
posted by holly @ 10:30PM, 9/02/07
I used malibu rum and orange jello because that's what I had in the house. I also made them in ice cube trays, because again, that's what I had. turned out well!
posted by Ditz with titz @ 03:03PM, 9/05/07
1c Peach Jello
1c Crown Royal
1/2c Peach schnapps
1c Lime Jello
2/3c Grand Mellon
1/3c Sweet n' sour
These have been crowd pleasers for my events!
Purple Jello Shots?
posted by Katie @ 09:27PM, 9/06/07
Does anyone know what kind of liquor to put into grape jell-o? I have no clue what would taste the best.
Also, how long do I store the jello in the fridge? Can I keep it there overnight?
Does anyone know where to get the syringes?? I would love to use those!
Peaches and cream
posted by katie @ 08:09AM, 9/09/07
I want to make peaches and cream jello shots for a party for my friend when he comes back from overseas. Does anyone have any tips about how to put cream in jello shots (ie ratios)? will the jello set properly. i was planning on using peach liqueur. would schnappes be better?
ps. mellow yellow..jello pellow? no?
posted by Jewlz! @ 12:32PM, 9/11/07
Blue Curaco & the blue jello
Creme de Banana & Banana Jello
Red Sourpuss, Creme de Banana & Raspberry Jello
Blue Curaco & Red Sourpuss & either Blue Jello or Raspberry Jello.
also you can add a lil bit of sprite to ur alcohol to weaken the shot, and it makes em kinda fizzy :).
posted by SLK @ 04:42PM, 9/15/07
I'm glad we have that figured out now.
Jello and Booze, the way for girls weekend!
posted by Bessie @ 04:41PM, 9/20/07
I started making jello shots for girls weekend, now that is all I ever bring. This year, pudding shots are on the list also. Carmel liquor with diet instant cheesecake pudding and coolwhip. They are going to be a huge hit!!! Can't wait for the shots to start. Oh, got to go and make more.
Re: peaches and cream
posted by nichole @ 03:11PM, 9/21/07
Put whipped cream on top of peach jello shots! I would prob use the peach liq myself. have fun!
re; Jack Danials Jello shots
posted by shooterJ @ 04:01PM, 9/30/07
Use lemon flavored Jello and JD, its like drinking a Linchburg lemonade
best recipe ever..hands down...
posted by tiffanya @ 03:22PM, 10/05/07
blue jello with malibou coconut rum, and then layer with pineapple jello with parrot bay mango rum!! mmmm mmmm good!
JELLO IN THE BAG...
posted by youKnow @ 12:49AM, 10/10/07
I needed to make a massive amount of jello shots for a party and didn't have enough storage space. My friend and I, after making several different batches, decided that trying to make hundreds of little 1 to 2 oz shots would take forever. We made the next batch and once the mixture cooled we poured it in a gallon size ziplock bag and let it set up. Next day, we squished it a little to soften it, cut a hole in the corner of the bag, and squeezed it like cake icing into our 2 oz cups. SOOOOOOO easy, and no need to loosen it from the cup, it poured right out into your mouth.
Jello Shooter Fight
posted by Sias @ 11:00AM, 10/12/07
Try whipping Jello Shooters at your friend's faces.... It's wicked cool fun!!
posted by Luna @ 04:45PM, 10/17/07
That jello pellow became very popular!
Sex on the Beach jello shots
posted by Karen R., Massachusetts @ 10:31PM, 10/18/07
I make jello shots for all our parties. The sex on the beach is by far the favorite. Use one 3oz package of cranberry and one of orange jello. Dissolve with 2 cups of boiling water. Add 1 1/3 cups of vodka and 2/3 of a cup of peach schnapps.
Grape Crush jello shot
posted by Karen R, Massachusetts @ 10:42PM, 10/18/07
Someone asked what kind of alcohol to use with grape jello. This is the best recipe I have found.
3oz grape jello, 1 cup boiling water, 2/3 cup of vodka, and 1/3 cup of Amaretto.
posted by catz @ 01:53AM, 10/19/07
At a party recently someone brought a bunch of jello shooters in some kind of suck n blow tubes. Tons of fun even seeing some of the older ladies going up to their spouses saying honey, would you mind blowing me? lol...you put them in your mouth and you find someone to blow the other end of the tube while you suck and it was a lot of fun and quite the ice breaker to get the party rolling.
PAM cooking spray
posted by lilpita @ 05:40PM, 10/24/07
Use Pam (unflavored) cooking spray to keep the Jello from sticking to the cups. You won't taste it!
I'm thinking about making the Orange Dreamsicle (Creamsicle) Jello shots and instead of using vanilla vodka, I want to use vodka and vanilla extract... has anyone tried this? I'm thinking it would be pretty much the same.
posted by Wes @ 11:59PM, 10/24/07
Since you all are so dumb, I thought I'd let you know that if you want to get crunked and have a good time, you need to drink a bottle of liquor in the course of a 1/2 hour and then go make love to someone willing!
posted by BJ @ 05:54AM, 10/26/07
Im in the process of making hundreds of jello shots for our annual Halloween party and now thanks to you all I have another shopping list for more ideas to try.
Our all time favorite aroundhere is the fuzzy navel; orange jello w/ peach schnapps; and the jolly rancher flavors from using pucker; watermelon and apple.
Was thinking about trying to make a long island ice tea shooter.. thinking with lemon jello, should I still use the splash of coke in it?? Thanks all!
pina colada, margarita
posted by lulu @ 11:25PM, 10/26/07
i found margarita flavored jello and pina colada flavored jello, just add the alcohol and you're good to go. I added tequila to the margarita and coconut rum to the pina colada and they were amazing
WOW, This seems to be Jello Shot Central
posted by ecimak @ 11:42AM, 10/27/07
Thanks for all the info, it was very useful to someone who is a jello shot virgin.
posted by jbabe @ 03:37PM, 10/31/07
As mentioned before , 60cc feeding syringes are CREEPILY COOL for halloween style jello shots ! make it however you make it - i dont care what alcohol type or flavors .. - and instead of using cups and such just use the syringe .. they come with caps on the end so when you hvae it in your fridge it doesnt come out .. and when you are ready to eat them you just push it thru and into your mouth ! the syringes are sterile and needle free .. and any medical equipment store can get one and most towns have to have a medical equipment store somewhere in a close area !! i work at a medical equipment store and we've had about 6 people come in already to make jello shots for halloween w/ our syringes ... granted i work here but i can get the case of 30 for about 17 $ , so it cant be upcharged too much more than that !!!
Purple jello shots
posted by creek @ 01:02PM, 11/02/07
Grape pucker baby! Grape pucker goes with grape jello.
How long can these be stored?
posted by Bun @ 01:33PM, 11/03/07
I have to make a bunch of shooters in many flavors for a friend's party. Can the shooters be stored for a week without any trouble?
jello shots (with a lot of hit)
posted by retired party animal @ 05:14PM, 11/22/07
Jello (jiggler - mix instructions) - just add enough water to heat and dissolve following gradual heat until thickness occurs (you may have to play with this amount to figure out the least amount possible)
---carefully heat the amount of liquor required ( in separate container ) to complete the water recommendation on box ( keep steam to none - or minimum )
add alcohol to mix and pour immediately followed by a fridge rest four about 6 hours
I have made trays of these guys with EverClear(grain),vodka,flavored liquors etc
trust me they are time released due to the jiggler make up and will jump on you when you least expect it so take it easy the first time. I think of them like a harbenaro pepper - they burn in your stomach
--personal experience : I eat some of these one day at the beach - sat around a bit , took a shower and drove to the store. I felt fine ... out of no where I fell into a rack of suntan lotion - ever since I know to not make these guys in the bottom of Styrofoam bowls (use shot sized containers)
Pellow: You guys haven't figured anything out.
posted by Electric Dancer @ 02:29AM, 11/25/07
When you put your Jello mix in a baggie ...
posted by Tiffany @ 06:21PM, 11/30/07
Im a regular ole strawberry jello & vodka girl
But I use dixie cups (like you use in the bathroom) but u have to wait for the jello to slightly thicken before pouring it in or the cups will get soggy & absorb the jello.
posted by TripleSec @ 06:46PM, 12/09/07
I have a ton of triple sec and would like to use it for Jello shots.
Any ideas of what flavor jello it would go well with?
Or if I would need any addtional juices, etc?
Any triple sec jello shot recipes are welcomed!!
JELLO for New Year's
posted by JasMel @ 11:35PM, 12/26/07
Blue Raspberry Jello and Champaign...ring in the new year with this Jell-O Shot...also if anyone has any ideas for Jack Daniels...please post, I would try to experiment but I only have a couple of days left....
To remove jello shooters from the plastic cups!!
posted by SammieJO @ 03:37PM, 12/27/07
Just have a stack of toothpicks. Use toothpicks to separate jello off the cup. Make a circle around the jello in the cups and voila!!! thats what we did.
posted by Shell loves jello @ 10:19PM, 12/30/07
I have been making these fabulous treats for many years. Be creative. Choose your favorite drink and turn it into a jello shot. My favorite is the alabama slammer, made with tropical fruit jello, triple sec and southern comfort. Dam good! The two ounce solo brand souffle cups and lids work the best. Number the bottom with a sharpie and make a list and post it. saves a ton of explaining for the different flavors. I am in delaware and can't find the sour apple jello for my apple vantinis. Where can i get some??
posted by Marsha @ 10:37PM, 12/30/07
Try melon fusion with malibu cocount rum!!!It's Yummie!!!!
posted by me @ 06:22PM, 2/02/08
Use orange or lime with triple sec.
There's no doubt that Jello shots are a party favorite. Although this particular recipe calls for watermelon jello and rum, many flavor variations exist. Substitute the rum in the above recipe with midori melon liqueur, for example, and you have something altogether unique. Orange or cherry jello (jell-O, or "gelatin dessert") works well with brandy, while peach jello tends to suit bourbon (jack daniel's) as raspberry jello does raspberry schnapps.
Many jello shot recipes simply call for a flavored jello and vodka, or even rum. Keep in mind, when planning your parties, it's a good idea to provide for several tastes. Try some of the following popular combinations:
Lime jello, tequila and triple sec
Orange jello, orange cognac/brandy (ie. grand marnier) or peach schnapps
Cherry jello, cherry brandy
Raspberry jello, raspberry schnapps
Tropical fruit jello, mango liqueur or dark rum
Peach jello, bourbon (rebel yell)
Unflavored jello + lemonade, kentucky whisky
Strawberry jello, light rum and strawberry liqueur
Apricot jello, amaretto
Grape jello, vodka
When allowing jello shots to set, chill them in individual servings; in an ice cube tray, or similar equipment. Note that the water in jello shot recipes is required to allow the jello to set. If for some reason you find your mix fails to set, you either need to add more water, or use less. In either case, you'll need to start from scratch. (Don't add more gelatine at a later stage - the water isn't boiling, therefore your shots will inherit a grainy texture.)
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