Jell-O Layered Margarita Bites

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Stevie Seber

By
@ILuvRecipes87

It's refreshing and great for parties.

Blue Ribbon Recipe

Margarita Jell-O is not an easy find, so we improvised by using two boxes of lime Jell-o and 1 cup of boiling margarita mix in place of 1/2 the boiling water called for in the recipe. We loved the way it turned out - the perfect light bite for your next adult party. Be sure to garnish with salt... It really makes the dish! The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★☆ 19 votes

Comments:
Serves:
9 - four piece servings
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
3 Hr
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 2 c
    boiling water
  • 2 pkg
    jell-o brand margarita flavor gelatin
  • 1/2 c
    tequila
  • 1
    grated peel and juice from lime
  • 2 c
    thawed cool whip topping

How to Make Jell-O Layered Margarita Bites

Step-by-Step

  1. STIR boiling water into dry gelatin mixes with wire whisk in a large bowl at least 2 mins. Stir in tequila and 2 tbs of lime juice. Add whipped topping and 1 tsp of the lime peel; stir until whipped topping is completely melted and well blended.
  2. Pour into an 8 inch square pan.
  3. Refrigerate 3 hours or until firm. Cut into 36 pieces to serve. Garnish with additional lime peel and coarse salt, if desired. For non-alcoholic substitute cold water for tequila.

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About Jell-O Layered Margarita Bites

Course/Dish: Puddings
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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