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Easy Santa Hat Christmas Jello Shots

by Nellie

These adorable Santa Hat Christmas Jello Shots are super easy to make for a fun a festive event! Great for holiday parties!

What are Christmas Jello Shots?

Christmas Jello Shots are alcoholic drinks made with gelatin, water, and alcohol. They are usually served in small cups or shot glasses and are popular at holiday parties and events.

Why serve jello shots at holiday parties?

Jello shots are a festive and fun way to serve alcohol at holiday parties. They are easy to make ahead of time and can be served in a variety of ways.

What are some other varieties of Christmas Jello shots?

There are many other varieties of Christmas Jello shots, including:

-Candy cane jello shots

-Eggnog jello shots

-Gingerbread jello shots

-Peppermint jello shots

-Pumpkin spice jello shots

What alcohol is best for jello shots?

The type of alcohol you use in your jello shots will depend on your personal preference. Some popular options include vodka, rum, and tequila.

What ingredients do you need for these Santa Hat Christmas Jello Shots?

  • 1 (3 oz. ) box of cherry or strawberry jello mix
  • 1 cup boiling water
  • ½ cup vodka (if not using vodka use 1 ½ cup of boiling water) 
  • ½ cup cold water
  • whipped cream
  • 12 strawberries with tops removed

Can you make these jello shots ahead of time?

Yes, these jello shots can be made ahead of time. Simply prepare the jello according to the recipe instructions and then place them in the fridge to set. When you are ready to serve, top with whipped cream and a strawberry.

How long do these Santa Hat Christmas Jello Shots last?

These jello shots will last for up to 3 days in the fridge.

How many jello shots does this recipe make?

This recipe makes 12 jello shots.

Easy Santa Hat Christmas Jello Shots
Yield: 12 Jello Shots

Easy Santa Hat Christmas Jello Shots

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes

These festive Santa Hat Jello Shots are so easy to make for the holiday season!

Ingredients

  • 1 (3 oz. ) box of cherry or strawberry jello mix
  • 1 cup boiling water
  • ½ cup vodka (if not using vodka use 1 ½ cup of boiling water)
  • ½ cup cold water
  • whipped cream
  • 12 strawberries with tops removed

Instructions

  1. Bring 1 cup of water to a boil in a medium saucepan.  Once water is boiling whisk in jello mix until fully dissolved.  
  2. Allow the mix to cool slightly and then add in the cold water and vodka (if using), whisk to combine. Allow the mixture to further cool until it is no longer steaming.  
  3. Line the shot cups on a tray and pour the jello mixture into the cups.  refrigerate until fully set. 
  4. Before serving, pipe a layer of whipped cream on the top to make the brim of Santa’s hat.  Then add an upside down strawberry and top with a small dab of whipped cream to finish the hat.  Enjoy!  ☺ 

Nutrition Information

Yield

12

Serving Size

1

Amount Per Serving Calories 56Total Fat 0gSaturated Fat 0gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 0gCholesterol 0mgSodium 35mgCarbohydrates 8gFiber 0gSugar 7gProtein 1g

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