Cool Jell-o Recipes

Put a wiggle on the table with these showstopping Jell-o desserts.

By Kelsey Grad from Taste of Home
Loading

Patriotic Jell-o

Serve this red, white, and blue finale at your Fourth of July celebration—it'll go down in history!

Get the recipe at Taste of Home >>

Rainbow Cubes

Alternate layers of gelatin and sweetened condensed milk for a creamier dessert.

Get the recipe at Taste of Home >>

Dinosaur Eggs

Use plastic Easter eggs to mold these super creative dinosaur eggs, made with a mixture of pudding and Jell-o. 

Get the recipe at Taste of Home >>

April Fools Berry Soda

Serve this “drink” in tall glasses with straws for a big surprise—your guests will need spoons to truly enjoy.

Tropical Rainbow Dessert

Serve this brightly colored treat in champagne glasses for individually-sized portions, perfect for eating while mingling.

Jell-o Christmas Ornaments

Mold these "ornaments" in muffin tins, then decorate with maraschino cherries and whipped cream.

Get the recipe at Taste of Home >>

Marvelous Melon

This easy, healthy snack is also great for weekend brunch. Fill melon halves with gelatin, then slice into wedges once chilled.

Get the recipe at Taste of Home >>

Beach Art Jell-o

A blue "ocean" goes with graham cracker "sand" and gummy "fish."

Jeweled Torte

Cut a slice to see the crazy surprise inside—a kaleidoscope of colored gelatin that looks like stained-glass.

Red, White 'n' Blue Salad

Celebrate America’s independence with this flag-inspired dessert.

Get the recipe at Taste of Home >>

Six-Layer Gelatin Salad

What's more fun than Jell-o salad? Six different layers of Jell-o salad, each with a different type of fruit!

Get the recipe at Taste of Home >>

Pastel Jell-o Salad

This creamy gelatin salad is topped with miniature pastel marshmallows, for a sweetly pretty dessert.

Eggnog Jell-o Mold

This creamy eggnog-flavored gelatin is paired with a tart cranberry-apple compote—a unique flavor combination that combines the best of holiday desserts. 

Get the recipe at Taste of Home >>

Swedish Rice Ring

This authentic Swedish treat is made with a mixture of cooked rice, gelatin, and strawberries. Tastes delicious!

 Get the recipe at Taste of Home >>

Red Raspberry Mousse Dessert

This light and fluffy mousse is packed with fresh raspberries and whipped cream.

Become more interesting every week!

Get our Read Up newsletter

Sending Message
how we use your e-mail

Your Comments

blog comments powered by Disqus