By Matt Essert | August 24, 2011

Photo: El Tuercas

Looking for another cool summer cocktail recipe? Jello shots might sound like something you’d find at a typical college party, but they can be a great and fun way to enjoy your favorite drinks in a new and creative way, not to mention small treats that can be distributed to all your guests at your summer BBQ or picnic. There are a lot of different flavors of jello that you could mix with any number of different liquors, so let your imagination run wild and try turning your favorite cocktail into a jello shot.

Here’s one recommendation for a fun and easy jello shot that takes a classic, fun cocktail and makes it even more fun.

  • 1/2 package cranberry jello
  • 1/2 package lime jello
  • 1 cup boiling water
  • 2/3 cup vodka
  • 1/3 cup triple sec


1. Mix hot water and jello packets

2. Add vodka and triple sec and mix thoroughly.

3. Pour in 2 ounce cups and let set.

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