Gourmet Chocolate-Covered Cherry Jell-O® Shots


These were the most popular at our Allrecipes staff party.

Prep Time:
10 mins
Additional Time:
4 hrs
Total Time:
4 hrs 10 mins
12 2-ounce plastic cups


  • 1 (6 ounce) package cherry-flavored gelatin (such as Jell-O®)

  • 1 cup boiling water

  • ½ cup vodka

  • ½ cup chocolate liqueur (such as Godiva®)


  1. Arrange twelve 2-ounce plastic cups on a baking sheet that will fit in the refrigerator.

  2. Empty cherry-flavored gelatin into a bowl; whisk in water slowly until gelatin is dissolved. Mix in vodka and chocolate liqueur.

  3. Pour gelatin mixture into the plastic cups.

  4. Refrigerate gelatin mixture until set, at least 4 hours and preferably overnight.

Cook's Note:

One 6-ounce package of Jell-O(R) will fill approximately twelve 2-ounce cups (available at party supply stores).

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

116 Calories
17g Carbs
1g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 12
Calories 116
% Daily Value *
Sodium 65mg 3%
Total Carbohydrate 17g 6%
Total Sugars 17g
Protein 1g
Calcium 1mg 0%
Potassium 0mg 0%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.