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How to Make Vodka Jello Shots

Fri, Dec 02, 22  |  recipes spirits

Vodka Jello ShotsThe holidays are fast approaching and nothing accents a celebration like Jello shots.

These colorful bites of alcohol are colorful, fun, and can help bring life to a party. There are so many different ways to serve and decorate Jello shots that it makes them the perfect dessert to serve at any special occasion. Whether you’re making them for the holidays or just because, Jello shots are a fantastic way to liven up any get-together in a classy fashion.

To help you begin your festivities, read this article by Buzzle on how to make the perfect Jello shots. Perhaps the best part about Jello shots is that you can make them as strong or as sweet as you desire, and gelatin comes in a wide variety of flavors.

How to Make Jello Shots Using Vodka

If you’re having a party, learn how to make jello shots using vodka from the recipes given in the following article. They are easy and fun to make, and will definitely go well with your friends’ expectations, so take a look!

Jello shots are the best drink, when you are at an absolutely casual college party, or are hanging out with friends. They are not very strong and have a great taste since they are served with jello. Jello shots are made with any kind of alcohol like rum, tequila, vodka, etc. They are also made in different styles and colors with and without whipped cream. Since most of them have a fruit taste to them, they can also be served with slices of the respected fruits like strawberries, cherries, kiwi, etc. If you like drinking, then why settle for neat shots when you can get yummy flavored jello shots with any alcohol of your choice. Jello shots using vodka are the mildest shots made and the best is that you can also change the proportion of jello to alcohol the way you want to. Find out the recipe for preparing jello shots using vodka, in a few steps, mentioned in the coming up paragraphs.

Recipes for Jello Shots with Vodka

There are many flavors you can use to make these great colored jello shots using vodka. The whole point of doing jello shots is because they are so colorful and attractive, as well as sweet and alcoholic. They can surely be something different, exciting as well as fun from your regular drinks at any parties. So, explore through the following recipes to make the perfect jello shots!

Basic Jello Shots


Small boxes of flavored jello or any pre-sweetened gelatin dessert mix
1 cup boiling water
1 cup of chilled vodka
Shot Glasses

To start this jello shots recipe, take a bowl and add the boiling water and jello mix into it. Stir it well to mix the jello crystals in the water till they are dissolved. Now allow them to cool for a few minutes and then add the vodka to the bowl and stir. Once the jello shots are ready, pour or scoop them out into the shot glasses to fill them up to the brim. Refrigerate these for a couple of hours and serve them chilled.

Strawberry Daiquiri Jello Shots


Small boxes of strawberry jello
1 tablespoon of lemon jello
1 cup of boiling water
1 cup chilled vodka
Fresh strawberries
Shot glasses

Just follow the same procedure as above to make these jello shots using vodka, place the strawberry and lemon jello mixes in the bowl full of boiling water. Stir well to dissolve all the crystals and cool for a few minutes, then add the vodka and stir again. Pour and refrigerate these by garnishing with slices of strawberries on the glasses and if needed, add whipped cream too. You can make these jello shots with rum as well, to give a better color.

Rainbow Jello Shots


2 small boxes of each Jello color (Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Purple)
1 cup chilled vodka (lesser quantity)
1 cup boiling water
Fruit slices

There is a slightly different procedure to follow in making the jello shots in the colors of a rainbow. You can use separate bowls to dissolve every color of these jello crystals and make them separately. But make sure you add a few drops of vodka in each mixture as they will crystallize with it. Pour them in the shot glasses and refrigerate for a couple of hours till you need them.

With these great recipes on jello shots using vodka, you can simply, mix and match and enjoy those colorful drinks with friends. So, have fun trying these out at home, as I am sure everyone is going to enjoy these jello shots more than ever (but don’t drink too much)!

Now that you have learned how to make these tasty vodka Jello shots, you can attend your holiday parties prepared with newfound expertise. While others may bring a pre-made cheese tray or store-bought cookies to the party, you and your homemade Jello shots will instantly kick start the party. You can even move from vodka to other liquors like rum, tequila, or anything else that you love to drink!

Wondering where to find some quality alcohol for your homemade Jello shots? Julio’s Liquors has a variety of liquors as well as wines and beers to support your celebration needs. Have fun with creating new Jello shot recipes of your own.