12 Fancy Jello Shot Recipes

Gourmet Jello Shots (Ideas and Recipes)

Can you think of a food that’s more fun than Jell-O? Fancy Jello shots have become a new playful cocktail alternative at wedding receptions and other events because of their flexibility in flavor, shape, and color. Jelly Shot Test Kitchen is the ultimate resource for fancy Jello shots, especially for a more formal and elegant affair. For full Jello shot recipes and instructions on how to make Jello shots (as well as many other Jello shot ideas), visit their site here.

Gourmet Jello shots for a bachelorette party, bridal shower, or any other get-together are also a fun idea! You could even make them to match the theme, and then serve them as an after dinner treat. Wedding Jello shots are a new exciting trend; adding a bit of punch to your wedding reception.

The Bramble: Made with gin, a lemon sour base, and a blackberry liqueur. Garnish with a blackberry and candied lemon. I like this color combination – deep purple and yellow.

12 Fancy Jello Shot Recipes
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Pistachio Pudding Shots

Pistachio pudding, vodka (plain or flavored), whipped cream, and sprinkles or nuts for topping. These look so yummy!

12 Fancy Jello Shot Recipes
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Mimosa Jello Shots

These are made with champagne and orange juice, and cut with an oval cookie cutter. They would be perfect for a bridal shower or girl’s lunch.

12 Fancy Jello Shot Recipes
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Cosmopolitan Jello Shots

Cranberry juice, flavored vodka, Grand Marnier, lime juice, and lime zest for garnish. A garnish on the jello shots really makes a big difference in giving it that gourmet feel.

12 Fancy Jello Shot Recipes
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Blackberry Cosmopolitan Jello Shots

Similar to the traditional cosmo but with a blackberry brandy. These are garnished with a thin slice of raw cranberry and just a dab of lime zest. Miniature cupcake wrappers make these easy to eat.

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Bushwacker Jello Shots

Now, THIS is dessert. Made with vanilla ice cream, Kahlua, Bailey’s, rum, amaretto, creme de cacao, and drizzled with chocolate. I wouldn’t mind having one of these with a fresh cup of coffee!

12 Fancy Jello Shot Recipes
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Cucumber & Lime Margherita Jello Shots

Tequila, limeade, cucumber, and Cointreau wrapped with cucumber ribbons. Refreshing!

12 Fancy Jello Shot Recipes
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Espresso Martini Jello Shots

Kahlua, Bailey’s, vanilla vodka, espresso, and agave nectar.

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Elderflower Mojito Jello Shots

Elderflower liqueur, rum, mint, lime juice, and agave nectar. The floral pattern was simply painted on with a paint brush and food coloring!

12 Fancy Jello Shot Recipes
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Paloma Jello Shots

Grapefruit soda, limeade, and tequila. Garnished with a slice of fresh grapefruit.

12 Fancy Jello Shot Recipes
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Rainbow Cherry Jello Shots

Have you ever seen rainbow colored cherries like these? Me either! Until now. I don’t know if they are available at your local grocery store but they can be purchased here. These can be made with any of your favorite jello shot recipes, just use the colorful cherries as a handle.

12 Fancy Jello Shot Recipes
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Ocean Margherita Jello Shot

Tequila, Blue Curacao, sugar, and lime juice. Love the brilliant color of these ones!

12 Fancy Jello Shot Recipes
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