Broken Window Glass Cake

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christina obrien

By
@Craftydragon

Another of my grandmother's recipes I found. She really loved presentation of food almost as much as she loved making food. :)

Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Serves:
12-16 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 pkg
    3 oz. orange jell-o
  • 1 pkg
    3 oz. cherry jell-o
  • 1 pkg
    3 oz. lime jell-o
  • 1 pkg
    3 oz. lemon jell-o
  • 3 c
    boiling water
  • 1 1/2 c
    cold water
  • 1 1/2 c
    graham cracker crumbs
  • 1/3 c
    butter, melted
  • 1/4 c
    sugar
  • 1 c
    boiling water
  • 1/2 c
    canned pineapple juice
  • 1
    container of whipped topping, thawed

How to Make Broken Window Glass Cake

Step-by-Step

  1. Prepare the orange, cherry and lime gelatins separately, dissolving each in 1 cup of boiling water and adding 1/2 cup of cold water. Pour each flavor into separate 8-inch square pans. Chill until firm, at least 3 hours. Cut into 1/2-inch cubes.
  2. Mix crumbs with butter, setting aside about 1/4 cup for garnish, and press remaining crumb mixture evenly over the bottem and up the sides within 1 inch from top of 9-inch springform or tube pan, and chill.
  3. Dissolve lemon gelatin and sugar in 1 cup boiling water; add pineapple juice. Chil until slightly thickened. Blend in the whipped topping. Fold in orange, cherry and lime jell-o cubes. Spoon into the crumb-lined pan and chill overnight or until firm.
  4. Just before serving run a spatula around sides of pan; then gently remove sides of pan. Garnish with reserved crumbs and whipped topping.

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About Broken Window Glass Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes Other Desserts
Hashtags: #easy #Jell-O



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