Caramel apple jello shots
I have never made this but I am planning to make homemade butterscotch schnapps this year as yule gifts
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- 10 small
- granny smith apples
- envelope know unflavored gelatin
- 1/2 c
- 1/2 c
- coconut milk
- drops yellow food coloring
- enevelope land o lakes caramel hot chocolate
- 1/4 c
- 1/2 c
- butterscotch schnapps
- lemon juice
1Half and hollow out apples cutting them from the stem down. I used a melon baller to hollow the apples and it worked well. After hollowing them squeeze some lemon juice on top to reduce browning.
2Mix your 1/2 cup water with your envelope of hot chocolate in a medium sized sauce pan. Whisk it to make sure all the chocolate is combined. Add the 1/2 cup of coconut milk, whisk again.
3Sprinkle your gelatin on top and let it sit a few minutes. Turn on low/medium heat and mix the gelatin until all is combined.
4Add 1/4 cup sugar and simmer slightly until sugar is combined. Add your food coloring until you get the caramel color desired. I used two drops. Let mixture cool to warm. Pour in your 1/2 cup of butterscotch schnapps.
5With your apples arranged so they fit tightly and secure on a cookie sheet, pour your caramel jello mixture into your apples. Refrigerate overnight.
6Cut halves in quarters and those quarters in half again. Serve immediately. (The lemon juice can only prevent the browning for so long). Trim off the sides of the apples that have browned too much
Makes: (makes about 40 slices/shots)